Coosawhatchie, SC – Car Accident at I-95 & SC-462 Results in Injuries

Coosawhatchie, SC - Car Accident at I-95 & SC-462 Results in Injuries

Coosawatchie, SC (January 2, 2023) – At least one person was harmed in a car accident that happened in Coosawhatchie on Sunday, January 1.

At around 9:27 p.m., paramedics were requested to the site of an accident at the intersection of Interstate 95 NB and SC-462. The area was shut off prior to the arrival of the emergency personnel. The scene was reopened hours later after tow trucks were able to remove the wreckage.  The accident victims were taken to a hospital to receive additional care.

At this time, no additional information has been given.

The local authorities are in charge of the accident investigation.

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

High-Speed Collisions in South Carolina

Coosawhatchie, SC - Car Accident at I-95 & SC-462 Results in Injuries

Crash data from 2010 to 2019 reveals a worrying pattern on South Carolina roads. According to the latest statistics, speeding contributed to 39% of the fatalities that occurred on the state’s highways at that period. The problem is that speeding makes it harder to drive. Even if they can see the threat approaching, a driver who is going too quickly might not be able to stop in time to prevent an accident. There will need to be a large increase in stopping distance, and this means that there is not enough time to stop. 

The first action you should take following an accident is to get medical help. After that, you ought to seek legal counsel from a knowledgeable South Carolina lawyer. Make the initial call to your insurance company after speaking with your attorney. If you want to make sure that your legal rights are preserved, you should think about obtaining legal representation on your own behalf. It is possible that a sizable insurance company will attempt to take advantage of you by persuading you to accept a settlement offer that is less advantageous.

When they are preoccupied, under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or are driving too quickly for the circumstances of the road, some drivers make decisions that endanger the lives of other persons on the road. If you have been hurt in an automobile accident, getting legal counsel can help you decide how to make a claim for fair compensation against the party accountable for your injuries. You must get started on your case as soon as possible if you want to get compensated.

Your chances of being successful with your personal injury claim will be significantly increased if you have a Coosawatchie car accident attorney on your side. Monge & Associates will do all possible to make sure you have the financial support and medical care required for a full recovery. With the aid of an experienced attorney, you can begin a personal injury claim for compensation and make sure your damages are covered. 

To schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys, contact our offices as soon as possible at 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.

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