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January 4, 2022

Blacksburg, SC – At Least One Hurt in Collision on I-85

Blacksburg, SC (January 4, 2022) – A serious car accident occurred in Blacksburg on Tuesday, January 4, injuring at least one person. At 4:14 p.m., an accident occurred on Interstate 85 near Exit 98.

Emergency personnel on the scene assisted those who were injured in the collision. Several lanes were closed as a result of the accident. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time. The names of those who were involved have yet to be revealed.

At this time, no additional information has been released. Law enforcement is looking into what caused the accident.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

South Carolina Car Crashes

Blacksburg, SC - At Least One Hurt in Collision on I-85

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, South Carolina has one of the highest rates of traffic deaths in the country. Between 2000 and 2016, residents of the state drove nearly 19% more miles on the state’s highways than they had 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.

In most cases, the negligence of one or more parties is responsible for serious car crashes across the state, and these collisions can leave victims with severe or life-threatening injuries. What you do in the moments immediately following a crash can greatly impact any potential personal injury claim, determining your ability to obtain a reasonable settlement, and that is why you have to act quickly in order to secure your right to compensation. Injured parties should contact a Blacksburg car crash attorney for efficient, knowledgeable, and compassionate legal representation in the aftermath of a serious accident, as this is the best way to maximize your chances of a successful claim. 

Blacksburg Auto Accident Lawyers

The team of personal injury lawyers at Monge & Associates strives to help victims who are harmed in collisions throughout South Carolina to ensure their rights are protected after being unfairly injured by a reckless driver. Our legal team is dedicated to fighting for victims to ensure they have the compensation they deserve to cover the medical treatment they need to make a full recovery. Our Blacksburg personal injury lawyers helped past clients recover millions in damages in the aftermath of a serious traffic accident, and it is our goal to make sure that your case is treated fairly by the insurance provider of the at-fault party.  

If you have been unfairly injured in a car crash, contact us today at 800-421-0174  to see how we can help you make a full recovery. 

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.