Kelsey Quayle's family said they pulled her off life support after she was diagnosed as brain dead.
Photo: Channel 2 Action News
Photo: Channel 2 Action News

Woman shot in neck while driving pulled off life support, dies

A woman who was brain dead after being shot while driving in Clayton County was taken off life support Thursday by her family and died, Channel 2 Action News reported.

Kelsey Quayle, 28, was driving to work Monday morning on Upper Riverdale Road when she was shot in the neck, causing her to crash head-on into two vehicles.

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Doctors didn’t realize she was shot until she arrived at Grady Memorial Hospital for surgery. Clayton County police haven’t identified a suspect in her shooting.

Her sister, Kayleigh Martin, told Channel 2 on Wednesday that she had moved to Atlanta from California two months ago for more modeling opportunities.

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Her family told the news station her funeral will be later this month in California. 

GoFundMe page has been set up by Martin to assist with funeral costs. As of Thursday afternoon, it had raised about $16,000.

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