Chester, SC – Victims Hurt in Traffic Accident on I-77
Chester, SC (January 2, 2022) – A car accident in Chester on Sunday afternoon, January 2, resulted in confirmed injuries. At 3:14 p.m. the accident occurred on Interstate 77 SB near Exit 62.
Emergency responders and medical personnel were dispatched to the scene to assist the injured victims. According to local reports, at least one person was injured. Due to the accident, several lanes were temporarily closed. Those who were injured were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Local authorities are investigating the cause of the collision. More information will become available as the investigation progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
South Carolina Car Crashes
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.
Victims and their families may suffer serious injuries as well as financial losses as a result of a serious car accident, and the resulting injuries have the potential to completely devastate a victim’s life. Medical bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term pain and suffering may be incurred by car accident victims. Without the assistance of a Chester personal injury lawyer, dealing with the aftermath of a traffic accident can be overwhelming for victims and their families.
Car Crash Attorneys in Chester
The attorneys at Monge & Associates will assist you in exploring all of your legal options after you have been wrongfully harmed by another person’s reckless actions, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. You can rest assured that your case will be handled fairly because our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience representing accident victims. No one should be held liable for an accident caused by someone else’s negligence.
Call 800-421-0174 to speak with a Chester car accident lawyer about your case.
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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