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January 30, 2022

Bishopville, MI – Deadly Car Accident Reported on I-20

Bishopville, MI (January 29, 2022) – A fatal auto accident was reported in the Bishopville area on Friday evening, January 28. The deadly crash occurred on Interstate 20 EB near mile marker 106. 

At least one person suffered fatal injuries in the accident. One vehicle involved n the crash caught fire due to the impact. Emergency responders were called to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. 

The area was closed for several hours. At this time, the number and severity of resulting injuries have not been confirmed. No additional information has been provided at this time. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly accident is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Auto Accidents in South Carolina

Bishopville, MI - Deadly Car Accident Reported on I-20

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, South Carolina has one of the highest rates of highway deaths in the country. Between 2000 and 2016, residents of the state drove 19% more miles on the state’s highways than in the previous decade. According to the most recent accident statistics, one out of every 18 drivers in the state was involved in a car accident in 2018.

If a loved one was killed in a car accident, you should file a wrongful death claim. A number of complicated rules govern these claims, including who can file a claim and when a wrongful death claim in South Carolina is appropriate. When the at-fault party was the direct cause of the victim’s death, a wrongful death lawsuit is an option. A representative of the deceased should file a claim and attempt to prove the defendant’s negligence with the help of a Bishopville car accident lawyer.

Wrongful Death Attorneys in Bishopville

Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers are committed to fully compensating families who have lost a loved one as a result of someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing. Regardless of the nature of your claim, a wrongful death lawyer will walk you through the entire legal process. After a fatal accident, our Bishopville personal injury attorneys want to help grieving families get the compensation they deserve while also holding the negligent party accountable.

Call a Bishopville wrongful death lawyer at 800-421-0174 if you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident caused by someone else’s negligence.

Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.