Conway, SC – Five Injured in Two-Car Crash at SC-544 & Myrtle Ridge Dr
Conway, SC (December 23, 2021) – Five people were hospitalized following a traffic accident in the Conway area on Wednesday afternoon, December 22. The crash was reported at 3 p.m. at the intersection of SC-544 and Myrtle Ridge Drive.
Two vehicles were reportedly involved in the collision. Emergency responders were called to the scene to render aid to those at the scene. The area was closed for several hours.
A total of five victims were taken from the scene to a nearby hospital for treatment. At this time, no updates on their conditions have been disclosed. No further information has been made public.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Crashes in South Carolina
South Carolina has one of the highest rates of traffic deaths in the country, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Residents of the state drove nearly 19% more miles on the state’s highways between 2000 and 2016, compared to the previous decade. In 2018, one out of every 18 drivers in the state was involved in a car accident, according to the most recent accident statistics.
As a result of an auto accident, victims and their families may suffer serious injuries as well as financial losses, and the resulting injuries have the potential to completely devastate a victim’s life. In South Carolina, car accidents are a major cause of death and serious injury. These collisions can result in medical bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term pain and suffering. Dealing with the aftermath of a traffic accident without the help of a Conway personal injury lawyer can be overwhelming for victims and their families.
Personal Injury Lawyers in Conway
After you have been wrongfully harmed by another person’s reckless actions, the attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers will help you explore all of your legal options, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. Because our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience representing accident victims, you can be confident that your case will be handled fairly. No one should be held responsible for an accident caused by the negligence of others.
To speak with a Conway car accident lawyer about your case, call 800-421-0174.
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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