Sgt. Derek El Dada (Image: Richland County Sheriff's Department)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - A memorial service will be held Tuesday for a Richland County deputy and his wife who were killed in an accident last week.
Services for Sergeant Derek El Dada and his wife Leigh will take place at 2 p.m. at Saxe Goth Presbyterian Church. Previous Coverage: Richland County deputy, wife die in collision
El Dada and his wife were riding a motorcycle in Saluda County when a car veered into their lane hitting them head on. State troopers say 26-year-old Scotrell Praylow was driving that car with a suspended license.
Sargent El Dada has been with the sheriff's department for about nine years. He'd previously served with the Forest Acres Police Department.