Columbia, SC – Driver Killed in Two-Car Crash on Broad River Rd
Columbia, SC (March 14, 2022) – On Sunday night, March 13, a driver was killed and another person hurt after a vehicle collision in Columbia. The deadly accident took place at around 10 p.m. near the intersection of Broad River Road and Lake Murray Boulevard.
Local reports revealed that a 2012 Jaguar was headed east attempting to evade authorities. The driver crashed into a 2013 Lexus that was traveling westbound. The operator of the Lexus suffered fatal injuries in the accident after being ejected from the vehicle.
The driver of the Jaguar was hurt and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. No charges have been filed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Intersection Crashes in South Carolina
The latest data even suggests that traffic intersections have become much more dangerous through the years. These kinds of crashes are among the worst and are responsible for more than half of all severe injuries and a fourth of all deaths on the roadway. Left-hand turns are responsible for almost 22% of all intersection accidents.
Losing a loved one is heartbreaking, and those closest to the victim are almost always affected. Wrongful death cases often result in significant financial losses for families, both now and in the future, necessitating the help of a Columbia car accident lawyer. Unfortunately, many families are unaware that they may be entitled to compensation if a family member dies. Medical bills, burial costs, and lost future earnings are just a few of the losses incurred by the deceased. Families who have lost a loved one often don’t know where to turn for help in obtaining the compensation they are entitled to.
Columbia Wrongful Death Lawyers
After a loved one has died, an experienced Columbia personal injury lawyer can explain your rights and guide you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit to obtain the compensation you deserve. Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers is dedicated to protecting your legal rights and ensuring that you receive justice for your deceased loved one while holding the responsible party accountable, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the best possible settlement for your claim.
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident, call a Columbia wrongful death lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney 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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