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September 9, 2022

Columbia, SC – Injury-Causing Collision on I-20 near Broad River Rd

Columbia, SC (September 9, 2022) – A serious car accident in Columbia required the aid of emergency responders on Friday morning, September 9. 

Paramedics were dispatched at around 6:56 a.m. The crash site was located on Interstate 20 EB near Exit 65 Broad River Road. All lanes were closed while emergency responders were at the scene. The injured parties were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment. 

Law enforcement is managing the ongoing crash investigation. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

South Carolina High-Speed Crashes

Columbia, SC - Injury-Causing Collision on I-20 near Broad River Rd

Everyone on the road is seriously endangered by speeding, which is quite dangerous. When the driver is focused on their work, on a dry road with good sight, a car traveling at 65 mph will, in the best case scenario, take an average of 344 feet to come to a complete stop. That covers a football field’s worth of space in a handful of seconds.

The effects of being harmed in an accident with another car may last your whole life. Not only are you required to suffer agony and fear during the actual accident, but you are also expected to handle the aftermath of the event. Along with enduring physical discomfort and mental misery, it’s probable that you’ll accumulate a sizable amount of medical debt. Furthermore, your financial condition can deteriorate if you need to take time off work to heal. You run the risk of having insurance claims delayed or incorrectly refused. These difficulties could seem entirely overwhelming without legal counsel.

You may defend your legal claims and safeguard your future by working with a lawyer who focuses on assisting clients who have been hurt in auto accidents. The lawyers at our office are ready to help you whether you want to file a claim with your insurance company or take legal action for a personal injury.

A car accident may be an extremely upsetting experience for people. In addition to the intense physical pain, panic, and concern they had to cope with during the occurrence itself, victims are frequently forced to deal with additional kinds of stress and strain in the early aftermath of an accident. Car accident victims could need to miss work while they recover from their wounds, which might result in a loss of income. In addition, sufferers could have to deal with significant stress levels and substantial medical costs.

When handling your case, the attorneys at Monge & Associates will make sure that each stage is treated with care and respect. Every scenario that might arise in compensation claims involving vehicle accidents has already been handled by our legal team. Our attorneys have the experience needed to prevail in court thanks to their background in South Carolina law. 

To discuss your case with one of our Columbia car crash attorneys and learn how we can help you recover, call 888-688-1924.

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.