Charleston, SC – Fatal Car Crash Reported on Magwood Dr
Charleston, SC (December 27, 2021) – A traffic accident in Charleston on Sunday night, December 26, left at least one person dead. The fatal crash took place at around 9:18 p.m. on Magwood Drive.
Emergency responders were rushed to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. At this time, the circumstances of the crash are unclear. At least one person at the scene sustained fatal injuries. The number of involved parties and the severity of any other related injuries have not been confirmed. No further updates have been provided.
An ongoing crash investigation is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Deadly Auto Accidents in South Carolina
Driving a car is one of the most dangerous activities we engage in on a daily basis. In 2018, South Carolina had the highest per capita rate of fatal crashes in the country. Automobiles, trucks, and SUVs accounted for nearly 65% of all fatal vehicle collisions in the state that year, with 1,037 fatalities. Other motorists are responsible for nearly 82% of all traffic fatalities in South Carolina, according to statistics.
You should file a wrongful death claim if a loved one was killed in a car accident. These claims are governed by a number of complicated rules, including who can file a claim and when a wrongful death claim in South Carolina is appropriate. A wrongful death lawsuit is an option when the at-fault party was the direct cause of the victim’s death. With the help of a Charleston car accident lawyer, a representative of the deceased should file the claim and attempt to prove the defendant’s negligence.
Wrongful Death Lawyers in Charleston
Monge & Associates is dedicated to fully compensating families who have lost a loved one as a result of another’s negligence or wrongful acts. A wrongful death lawyer will guide you through the entire legal process, regardless of the nature of your claim. Our Charleston personal injury lawyers want to help grieving families get the compensation they deserve after a fatal accident while also holding the negligent party accountable.
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident caused by someone else’s negligence, call a Charleston wrongful death lawyer at 800-421-0174.
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.
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