Three car accident kills one on I-26 - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Three car accident kills one on I-26

The accident scene (Source: Walter Holland) The accident scene (Source: Walter Holland)
The accident scene (Source: Walter Holland) The accident scene (Source: Walter Holland)

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A three-car accident on Interstate 26 took the life of a Columbia woman Sunday night.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol said the accident happened around 9:30pm. Troopers said all three cars were heading east near Piney Grove Road, when a Jeep SUV went out of control and struck the median.

After hitting the median, troopers said the Jeep then struck a Hyundai SUV driven by 53-year-old Gloria Wilson of Columbia. According to investigators, Wilson's SUV then flipped over on the interstate.

The Jeep SUV was then hit by the third car on the interstate. Wilson died at the scene, but the two other drivers involved in the accident were not injured.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating this accident, but at this time there are no charges.

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