Columbia, SC (November 15, 2018) – On Farrow Road, a two-car accident took place that left a married couple dead and injured three others on Tuesday morning, November 13.
At the time of the accident, a vehicle was making a right-hand turn when another vehicle suddenly ran off the road and struck the first turning vehicle. The accident happened around 9:20 a.m. that morning.
Police say that, when they arrived at the scene of the accident, both victims were transported to the hospital with severe blunt chest trauma. The two people were identified as 79-year-old Robert Evans and 76-year-old Madeline Evans.
Three other people were inside the other vehicle and were taken to the hospital with injuries, but they are all expected to be okay.
The accident remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol. At this time, they have not confirmed whether or not charges will be filed.
We would like to take this time to extend our sincere condolences to the friends and family of Robert ad Madeline Evans. We understand how difficult it can be to lose a loved one and we want to stand beside the family members who are feeling this deep impact at this time.
Car Accident in Columbia
South Carolina is listed as the fourth state that is most likely to experience a fatal car accident, which means that many people will unexpectedly lose their lives in these accidents every year. In 2012, a total of 863 people lost their lives in just one year, which was an increase of over 35 people from the year before. Many others will be hospitalized for the serious injuries they incur from these horrific accidents.
Our experienced and dedicated attorneys in South Carolina work to help you obtain the results you and your loved ones deserve at the Nye Law Group, where we want to help families move forward after they have experienced the traumatic event of losing a loved one. If you have had to say goodbye to a loved one too soon due to the negligence of another party, we want you to know that you have a variety of options in your case. We take your claim seriously and want to stand by your side. Contact us today for more information at 912-200-5230.
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