As seen in the Packet:
A two-vehicle accident Wednesday night sent one person to the hospital and left a van in a creek.
Stallings Shawvender, 23, was traveling westbound on Main Street (at the island) near 2nd Avenue near. the entrance to the Columbus Soccer Complex when he we struck in the intersection by Jimmie Harris in a blue 1989 Chevy man. Harris’ van came to rest in the creek at the creek near the soccer complex.
Witnesses said the van pulled across the intersection without stopping, causing the Mazda to hit the rear of the van.
Shawvender was transported to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle with minor injuries. Columbus Mayor Robert Smith showed up on scene to survey the accident.