Bishopville, SC – One Killed, Another Hurt in Head-On Crash at US-15 & Golf Cart Rd
Bishopville, SC (October 3, 2022) – One person was killed and another injured following a head-on collision in Bishopville on Saturday, October 1.
The accident was reported at the intersection of US-15 and Golf Cart Road. It was reported that a southbound 2009 Dodge Ram veered into oncoming traffic and crashed head-on with a westbound 2003 GMC Yukon.
The driver of the Dodge was hurt and airlifted to McCleod Medical Center in Florence. The driver suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly accident is in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Head-On Collisions in South Carolina
Head-on accidents are perhaps the worst kind of crashes because of the extreme force that both drivers must endure. These types of accidents include two cars driving straight toward each other. Head-on collisions account for less than 2% of recorded automobile accidents but more than 10% of traffic fatalities.
An action can be brought on behalf of the decedent’s spouse, children, parents, or other heirs by the attorney who specializes in cases of wrongful death. Our knowledgeable South Carolina Wrongful Death Attorneys are able to help assist with the initial process of the probate court and assist the heirs and beneficiaries in obtaining the necessary designation in the probate court to begin the process of filing a wrongful death action. In addition, our attorneys can help with the initial process of the probate court.
Many people think that by talking to and negotiating with the insurance company, they can quickly put the problem behind them. You, the family, and the lost loved one do not have your best interests in mind. Your first report of the claim should be your sole interaction with an insurance company. After that, you ought to see a South Carolina wrongful death attorney.
At Monge & Associates, our major goal has always been to assist families who have lost a loved one as a consequence of another party’s carelessness. Our attorneys assist the surviving family members in bringing a claim against the persons at fault following a horrific incident in order to obtain just compensation. You shouldn’t be held responsible for a family member’s death brought on by someone else’s carelessness.
Call 888-688-1924 to arrange a meeting with a Charleston wrongful death lawyer.
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