Liberty Alumnus Abraham Balawi Dies in Car Wreck

Abraham Balawi (Liberty), a sophomore in the College of Liberal Arts on Macon's campus, died in a wreck Sunday, according to a release from Douglas Pearson, vice president and dean of students at Mercer, reported.

Pendleton coach Warren Wheeler said the following on social media last night: "Many of you remember the Balawi family from Liberty and competing with their son Abe and their daughter Hanan. Abe was killed in a car accident a few days ago, so we would ask that those of you who knew the Balawis, to remember them in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time." will update the article as more information is received.