COLUMBUS, OHIO (March 3, 2017) – Almany Coumbassa was tragically identified as the man killed in an accident on Interstate 70 on Friday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
Almany Coumbassa, a 40 year old man from Reynoldsburg, was traveling eastbound on Interstate 70 around 4:50 am when he collided with a semi-truck driven by a 57 year old man. Almany was uninjured in the accident, but the impact disabled his car and left it stalled in the middle lane. Almany exited his vehicle through the passenger door, and was attempting to run to the shoulder when he collided with a second semi truck driven by a 55 year old man.
Almany Coumbassa was rushed to OhioHealth Grant Medical Center, where he tragically died in surgery. The driver of the first semi-truck was identified as 57 year old Walter Charles, and the driver of the second semi-truck was identified as 55 year old Jeffery Hickle. Neither Hickle nor Charles was injured in the accident. The accident remains under investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.