Evan Kinley Obituary Death -The Anderson County Coroner’s Office has confirmed that personnel were dispatched on Monday afternoon in response to an incident in which a tree struck a 15-year-old boy in Anderson County. According to the information provided by the Coroner’s Office, the incident took place along Arnold Drive near Kings Road at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Monday, while strong storms were occurring.
The victim apparently stopped by his grandparent’s house during the storm and was standing at the entrance to the garage when a large tree reportedly became uprooted, fell, and landed on him. This information comes from the Coroner’s Office. The Anderson resident Evan Kinley, who was 15 years old at the time of his death, was named as the victim by the Coroner’s Office. They went on to say that he attended TL Hanna High School and was a sophomore there.
Family of the Anderson Five, I write this with a heavy heart to notify you that tonight, Evan Kinley, a student at TL Hanna High School in the tenth grade, was tragically killed as the storms were passing through the area. Tomorrow, additional support staff members will be available at TL Hanna to assist students and staff in processing the tragic event that occurred today.
Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Please take a moment to remember why we are in the roles that we are, and please keep Evan, his family, and the TLH students, professors, and staff in mind as you go about your day tomorrow. Words never seem to be enough to communicate comfort during times like these, but please take a moment to remember why we are in the roles that we are. We will make sure to give out the appropriate information as soon as the district has further information regarding the arrangements, which we will receive in due time.