There was a two-vehicle crash on Thursday near St Marys that resulted in the death of two people.
Phyllis Slife, 81, was pronounced dead and Abigail Hale, 42, was pronounced dead later at Miami Valley Hospital.
There were two individuals injured in this accident. Ronald Brown Jr, 26, and Joan Shoffner, 83, both sustained injuries in the accident and were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The crash that killed two and injured two happened on Thursday evening at the intersection of state Route 219 and state Route 364 in St. Marys Township. Shoffner was driving south on state Route 364 when she did not stop at the intersection of state Route 219. Shoffner’s vehicle struck the passenger side of an eastbound vehicle.
The car that Shoffner’s vehicle struck was driven by 26-year-old Ronald Brown. When the two vehicles collided, they both ended up in a ditch near the intersection. The two passengers in Shoffner’s vehicle, 81-year-old Phyllis Slife and 42-year-old Abigail Hale, were killed in the accident. Hale was ejected from the vehicle after the collision.
Our law office sends its thoughts and prayers to the families of those killed in this accident. Tragic accidents such as this can be very difficult to deal with as there are so many what-ifs and confusion that go through someone’s head.
We also send well wishes to those injured in the accident as they recover.
Our lawyers would advise the families of Hale and Slife to contact a wrongful death attorney regarding their loved one’s death. While this type of accident can be very overwhelming and families are going through a great deal at this time, contact a lawyer to help with the legal side of the accident will only make things easier in the long run.
The attorneys at our office have helped many families deal with similar accidents. We offer our expertise, sympathy, and understanding. We know how difficult this time is so we treat our clients with the respect that they deserve.
We would also advise those individuals injured in accidents such as this to contact a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible, while the accident is fresh in the minds of the police, medical professionals, and any witnesses. A lawyer can also assist in the recovery process by recommending the best doctors for your injuries. The injured victim in this accident, Ronald Brown, should call a lawyer as soon as possible.
To speak with a lawyer at our office, call 800.637.8170. Our lawyers are able to answer any questions that you may have, as well as give a free case evaluation. You can also visit the Reports page of our website to order additional legal resources to guide you through the recovery and legal process.