Columbia, SC – Multi-Driver Wreck, Injuries on I-26 at Ballentine
Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023
Columbia, SC (November 6, 2022) – It is confirmed that people were hurt in an automobile accident that took place on November 6th, a Sunday, in the Columbia area.
In the Ballentine area on Sunday around 2:10 p.m., a collision occurred on eastbound Interstate 26.
Help was given to the injured as emergency personnel hurried to the scene of the crash. Traffic was blocked temporarily while emergency workers cleared the scene. At this time, the identities of the injured are unknown.
Inquiries into the accident’s origins continue at this time, and no additional information has been provided by officers with the Columbia Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims at this time, and we hope for their full recovery.
South Carolina’s Traffic Accident Statistics
Every driver has a moral obligation to protect the lives of their passengers and other road users. Accidents caused by carelessness, recklessness, or intoxication can result in criminal charges and financial repercussions for those responsible. Roughly 13,000 people every year lose their lives because of reckless drivers.
A personal injury attorney should be consulted because the circumstances surrounding each accident are different. There are a lot of instances in which having legal representation could prove useful, such as determining how much money to seek in damages, gathering evidence, and identifying prospective culprits. For the sake of your health and peace of mind following a car accident, it may be good to have someone guide you through the legal process involved.
Proving that the other driver’s negligence caused the accident is the first stage in suing for compensation following a car crash. A claim for damages will be accepted only if it can be proven that someone else or something else was manifestly to blame for the incident. That’s the case whether a single automobile was involved in an accident because of a faulty part, two cars collided because of another driver, or a major hazard on the road occurred because of a lack of warning from the government.
If you were hurt in an accident that wasn’t your fault, you might have a better chance of getting compensated if you hire a personal injury attorney in Columbia. Our team at Monge & Associates will work relentlessly to ensure that you receive all of the benefits to which you are entitled, including the medical care and financial support you need. Trust that our lawyers will do whatever it takes to protect your rights following a personal injury. You can reach one of our lawyers at 888-688-1924 for a no-cost initial consultation.
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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