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June 26, 2022

Cottageville, SC – Motorcyclist Killed After Being Hit by Pickup on Peirce Rd

Cottageville, SC (June 25, 2022) – A motorcyclist was killed following a traffic accident in Cottageville on Friday, June 24. The deadly accident was reported at the intersection of Peirce and Brocktown Roads at around 7 p.m. 

It was reported that a Dodge pickup truck was stopped at the intersection. The driver made a left turn onto Peirce Road. The truck hit an oncoming motorcyclist. The rider suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time. An ongoing crash investigation is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Motorcycle Crashes in South Carolina

Cottageville, SC - Motorcyclist Killed After Being Hit by Pickup on Peirce Rd

Over 80% of motorcycle accidents result in death or serious injury, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Unfortunately, there are still risks associated with riding a motorcycle. Statistics show that the likelihood of a motorcycle rider dying in an accident is 27 times higher than that of a passenger. Wearing a helmet reduces your risk of dying from a motorbike accident by 37%.

There are many unanswered questions after a loved one passes away, and these tragic situations are oftentimes accompanied by real concerns about how you’ll handle unforeseen costs. Without the financial support of a deceased loved one, your family may have to sell your home or incur high medical and funeral expenses. Even the most secure households can become unbalanced by unanticipated events.

Monge & Associates is dedicated to supporting families who have lost a loved one due to another person’s negligence or unlawful activity. After a loved one passes away, you might be able to get help navigating the legal system from a skilled South Carolina wrongful death attorney. After a terrible incident, our lawyers assist the families of the victims in bringing legal action against the parties at fault and obtaining the financial compensation to the victims are due.

If the loss of a loved one was brought on by the negligence of another person, contact a Cottageville motorcycle crash attorney online or by phone 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.