High School Senior Killed In Suspected DUI Accident.

Was on her way home from prom.

April 08, 2019 - 9:39 am

A Ware Shoals High School senior, on her way home from a prom, died after a collision with suspected drunk driver on Highway 25.

The Highway Patrol said 18-year-old Trinity Brandasia Harrison of Greenwood, was a passenger in 2013 Dodge that was hit head-on by the driver of a 1999 Volkswagen just after 11:30 Saturday night.

The driver of the Volkswagen had crossed the center-line and stuck the Dodge. Both drivers were injured and airlifted to a hospital.

Harrison was also taken to a hospital where she later died of her injuries. 

27 year-old Carter Owen, the driver of the Volkswagen has been charged with felony DUI resulting in death.  

The accident remains under investigation by both Highway Patrol and the Coroner's Office.

Comments ()