Columbia, SC (December 7, 2018) – In Columbia, a woman lost her life in a pedestrian accident. Police say that she was formally identified by the Richland County Coroner.
The woman has been identified as 49-year-old Marie Jacobs. The accident took place on Wednesday night at the Farrow Road intersection.
At the time of the accident, Jacobs was transported by EMS to a local hospital. She later died at the hospital due to blunt force injuries to the upper body.
At this time, the Columbia Police Department continues to investigate this accident.
We understand how difficult it can be to lose somebody close to you in a fatal pedestrian accident, which is why we would like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of Marie Jacobs at this time.
Pedestrian Accident in South Carolina
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