ATLANTA – University of Georgia student, Agnes Kim was discharged Wednesday, after undergoing inpatient rehab for a brain injury she sustained in a car accident in April.
Kim, 22, of Snellville, Ga., was in a coma for two months after she was injured in a car crash that killed four of her friends on April 27.
She received intensive treatment for her injury and participated in a rehabilitation program under the guidance of a full team of medical and rehabilitation specialists in Shepherd Center’s Brain Injury Unit.
Kim will continue her rehabilitation in the Day Program at Shepherd Pathways in Decatur, Ga.
Kim’s friends have created a page on YouCaring.com where visitors can get updates and leave messages of encouragement.
Kim and the four student students were headed back to campus in a Toyota Camry when the crash happened on Georgia Highway 15 in Oconee County.
According to the incident report, Kim lost control of the Camry began to rotate counter-clockwise. The Camry, which was headed north, entered the southbound lane where it was struck on its passenger side by another vehicle. Investigators ruled out speed as a factor in the crash.