Student killed in SC drunk driving crash

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 at 5:05 pm    

A Coastal Carolina University student was recently killed after he was struck by a vehicle operated by a driver suspected of being under the influence of intoxicants, an article of timesunion.com reported on October 30.

Reports said the October 29 fatality was identified as Ryan Bielawa, 19, who was struck by a vehicle while crossing a busy street. The driver who struck Bielawa reportedly fled the crash scene and went back after a few moments. Authorities identified Edward Lee Washington as the driver and authorities took him into custody and charged him with drunken driving resulting in a death and for driving a vehicle with a suspended license. Reports revealed that Bielawa finished high school in Averill Park and used to be an athlete. He also had dreams of becoming a millionaire.

The wrongful death lawyers at Evans Moore, LLC in Georgetown send their deepest thoughts to the family and friends who are devastated by the recent loss of their loved one.