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May 16, 2022

Columbia, SC – Victims Injured After Collision at I-77 & Forest Dr

Columbia, SC (May 15, 2022) – A serious car collision in Columbia on Sunday morning, May 15, wounded at least one person, according to local authorities.

The collision happened about 5:27 a.m. near the intersection of Interstate 77 and Forest Drive, according to early reports. To aid the victims, emergency personnel were sent to the scene. Ambulances were on hand to take the wounded to nearby hospitals. At this time, the identities of the injured parties are currently unknown.

The cause of the crash is being investigated by law authorities.

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

South Carolina Auto Accidents

Columbia, SC - Victims Injured After Collision at I-77 & Forest Dr

South Carolina ranks among the states with the most traffic accidents. South Carolina has been designated the second-worst state in the US for car accidents for almost six years in a row. According to the most recent figures, the number of road deaths in the state is around double the national average. The number of car accidents in South Carolina has increased every year since 2011. In 2015, our state’s roadways saw 133,961 accidents. 

If you are injured as a result of someone else’s carelessness, you have legal rights to compensation. A personal injury lawsuit may be able to assist you in obtaining compensation from those responsible for your injuries. Your claim for compensation will be determined by the details of your case. An experienced South Carolina personal injury lawyer may be able to help you or a loved one who has been injured. A skilled attorney may be able to help you achieve the compensation you need and deserve.

Monge & Associates represents car accident victims in South Carolina who have been unlawfully injured as a result of another driver’s carelessness on the road. Our vehicle accident lawyers are committed to defending their clients’ rights and obtaining the compensation they are entitled to. We aim to ensure that persons who have been harmed get the medical care they need to fully recover. Our personal injury attorneys have helped clients get millions of dollars in compensation as a consequence of catastrophic car accidents. Our first priority is to ensure that the negligent party’s insurance provider handles your case appropriately and that you get fair compensation.

Please contact a Columbia personal injury attorney at 888-688-1924 if you have been harmed in an automobile accident caused by somebody else.

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.