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Columbia, SC – Car Accident on I-77 at Blythewood Rd Ends in Injuries

Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023

Columbia, SC – Car Accident on I-77 at Blythewood Rd Ends in Injuries

Columbia, SC (December 4, 2022) – On Sunday, December 4, emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene of an injury-causing crash in Columbia.

The collision was first reported on I-77 near the Blythewood Road exit around 10:05 a.m. As a result of the crash, at least one person was injured on the scene. However, the number and severity of the injuries sustained have yet to be determined.

The injured were taken to nearby medical facilities for further treatment.

Local authorities are conducting an ongoing crash investigation, and Columbia officers have not provided further information at this time.

Our thoughts now are with the injured victims and their families. We wish for their complete recovery.

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Distractions while driving are more common than ever. Every day, catastrophic injuries occur as a result of hazards such as mobile phones, GPS navigators, and the temptation to multitask while driving. There is a serious safety concern for everyone on the road when a driver is paying attention to something other than driving and operating a vehicle.

Columbia, SC - Car Accident on I-77 at Blythewood Rd Ends in Injuries

To begin, insurance companies are businesses that are primarily motivated by the desire to make a profit. They prioritize their bottom line over your best interests, which may lead to them incorrectly rejecting, delaying, or significantly lowering the amount of compensation you are legally entitled to receive from your claim.

It may not always be difficult to ascertain who is at fault in a situation. In other instances, the circumstance is more complex, and it’s possible that both drivers were at fault for the collision in some way. In the realm of personal injury lawsuits, there are some murky circumstances to contend with. It’s possible that you and the defendant are both to blame for an accident that happened, even if you were the one who caused it. In order to figure out who should pay for what damages, the state of South Carolina uses modified comparative negligence, which is a subcategory of comparative negligence.

The attorneys at Monge & Associates will fight to protect your legal rights in situations in which another party was to blame for an accident that resulted in injuries to the client. Our legal staff is dedicated to defending the rights of accident victims in court and helping those victims achieve the recompense necessary for a full recovery of their injuries and losses. This indicates that we will make every effort to ensure you receive the agreed-upon sum in the settlement.

Call the toll-free number 888-688-1924 to speak with a car accident attorney in Columbia if you or a loved one has been hurt in a collision resulting from another driver’s carelessness.

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.

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