Chesterfield, SC – Pedestrian Injured in Crash at Craig St & Trotti Ave
Chesterfield, SC (August 6, 2022) – On Saturday, August 6, it was reported that a terrible accident involving a pedestrian had occurred in the Chesterfield region.
The victim was reportedly in the midst of crossing the intersection at Craig Street and Trotti Avenue when the event occurred, according to accounts from the local authorities, as well as officers with the Chesterfield Police Department. When the collision occurred, a vehicle was traveling through the area to the pedestrian’s left.
Just before 11:27 p.m., when emergency medical services arrived on the site, paramedics transported a patient to a hospital in Chesterfield.
At this time, the wounded party’s name has not been disclosed to the wider public, and no additional information or specific details were given.
An inquiry is now being conducted into the circumstances occurring just before the pedestrian accident.
We would like to send our heartfelt condolences to the wounded person and their family, and we will pray for their speedy and complete recovery.
Pedestrian Injuries Reported in South Carolina Accidents
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 5,000 pedestrians were killed, and 76,000 were injured in traffic accidents in the United States in 2012. Similarly, pedestrians in the state of South Carolina are in grave danger compared to those throughout the nation and in other states. Regrettably, per the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, South Carolina has been ranked as the third most hazardous state for pedestrians in the United States (NHTSA).
Serious injuries that leave you reeling, or the untimely death of a loved one, are not something that can be dealt with in a simple or straightforward manner. The agony caused by the death of a loved one, in particular, is heartbreaking under any circumstances, but it is multiplied many times over when the tragedy might have been prevented.
For these reasons and more, Monge & Associates is devoted to supporting injured victims and the families who have lost a loved one as a direct consequence of another party’s negligence or criminal conduct. Including both financial and emotional support, our team’s goals are best summed up by saying that we will go truly above and beyond.
In the aftermath of your serious injury or a loved one’s death, it may be advantageous to seek the counsel of a personal injury attorney while you navigate the legal system. As you’re dealing with the aftereffects of such a tragic disaster, our legal team’s objective is to help obtain the justice to which victims are legally entitled by ensuring that those responsible for the incident are held responsible for their actions.
If you have grounds to suspect that another person’s negligence caused your injuries in a pedestrian accident or the loss of a loved one, you should not delay in contacting a Chesterfield injury attorney. Contact us as quickly as possible on our website or by dialing (888) 688-1924. The sooner you reach out to us, the sooner we can deliver the help and compassionate assistance you so sorely deserve during this time.
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 incorrect information, 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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