Emily Webb ID’d as Person Killed in 2-Vehicle Wreck on Route 3 in Columbia
Columbia, Illinois (March 1, 2018) – The victim of a two-vehicle collision in Columbia on Tuesday that left six children with injuries has been identified as 41-year-old Emily M. Webb, authorities said.
The fatal wreck happened at around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 27, on Route 3 at Veterans Memorial Parkway.
According to authorities, Webb was broadsided by a dump truck driven by 86-year-old Donald L. Eccher of Millstadt while driving her family’s SUV.
Webb was reported to be the mother of the six children.
Webb was pronounced dead at the scene, the report said.
The children were rushed to St. Louis Children’s Hospital for treatment; two of them, a 4-year-old boy and 8-year-old daughter remain hospitalized.
Losing a loved one due to an accident is devastating and one may feel that all is lost. Whereas we understand that no amount of compensation can bring back the life of a loved one, or heal the scars that an accident has caused, we believe that the negligent party should be held responsible. At Kevin J. Roach LLC, have a team of skilled lawyers who will conduct a thorough investigation into the incident and file a case to make sure that you are compensated. Such compensation will include wage loss and medical expenses. Contact our office today at (636) 519-0085 or contact us online to speak with an attorney. We offer a free consultation.