Date: July 6, 2010
Location: I-26, Calhoun County
Case Type: Wrongful Death, Motor Vehicle Accident, Fatal Car Accident
On Tuesday July 6, after spending the July 4th Weekend with her family, 80-year old Sarah Hartsock tragically died in a head-on collision with an RV.
The accident occurred as Ms. Hartsock was traveling west on I-26 towards Columbia, when the RV crossed the median and collided head-on with her car. Witnesses say the RV blew a tire and the driver lost control of the vehicle. Ms. Hartsock died of blunt force trauma around 5 p.m. on Tuesday.
The RV driver, 66-year old James Rodriguez was headed home to Florida and was uninjured in the accident.
The Shelly Leeke Law Firm extends its condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of Ms. Sarah Hartsock.
Learn more about Wrongful Death.
Visit our S.C. Accident & Injury Library.
Read our article “10 Tips For Dealing with Trauma and Tragedy.”
Read our article “Compensation for the Family of a Loved One Killed by Wrongful Death.”
Check out our Wrongful Death FAQs.
Get The South Carolina Accident Book.
Contact the Shelly Leeke Law Firm for a FREE consultation.