Summerville man charged in crash that killed LFO valedictorian

Eden Muina died from injuries in the wreck near LaFayette last September

LAFAYETTE, Georgia (WDEF) – A Summerville man has been charged with vehicular homicide from a crash that happened last fall which took the life of an LFO graduate.

20 year old Eden Muina was killed in the crash on  Georgia 1 south of LaFayette on September  11th.

CargleThe Georgia State Patrol report says Larry Cargle told officers he didn’t see her Volkswagen Beetle as he turned onto GA 337.

His pickup hit the side of her car.

Eden died from her injuries the next day.

She had just graduated as the valedictorian at Lakeview- Fort Oglethorpe High and had landed a scholarship to attend Berry College.

Cargle faces a charge of 2nd degree vehicular homicide.

 

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