Mother and Son Killed in I-20 Car Accident

Posted on May 09, 2012
Authorities stated that a mother and son were both killed in a fatal car accident Sunday morning on I-20 in Columbia. Tony Lamar Hill and his mother, Tonya H. Dash, were both pronounced dead at the scene from head and body trauma. According to the reports, they were traveling westbound in a Ford Explorer Sunday morning around 10:45 when the driver lost control of the SUV. The SUV struck a median cable barrier, overturning the car and ejecting the two victims. They were not wearing their seat belts. Two other passengers in the car were taken to the hosptial with non-life threatening injuries.
Police continue to investigate the cause of the accident.