Easley, SC – Passenger Dies in Crash at Intersection of SC-153 & Old Pendleton Rd
Easley, SC (January 11, 2022) – A passenger was killed following a traffic accident in the Easley area on New Year’s Eve. The deadly crash was reported at the intersection of SC-153 and Old Pendleton Road.
Local reports revealed that 78-year-old David Deysher was driving through the intersection when he attempted to make a left turn. His vehicle was then hit by an oncoming car. A passenger in Deysher’s vehicle was left with fatal injuries due to the accident.
The passenger was pronounced dead the following Tuesday on January 4. Deysher was charged with failing to yield the right of way. No additional information has been provided at this time.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Failure to Yield Crashes in South Carolina
Intersection crashes are among the worst and are responsible for more than half of all severe injuries and a fourth of all deaths on the roadway. Left-hand turns are responsible for almost 22% of all intersection accidents. According to the Federal Highway Administration, nearly 2.5 million car accidents happen at junctions every year, amounting to more than 40% of all recorded car crashes in the United States, showing just how serious of an issue this has become.
The grief of losing a loved one, especially if the accident was caused by the negligence of another driver, can be overwhelming, and those close to the victim will almost certainly suffer as well. Wrongful death cases frequently result in substantial financial losses for families, both now and in the future, necessitating the assistance of an experienced Easley wrongful death attorney. Unfortunately, many families are unaware that they may be entitled to compensation if a family member dies. Medical bills, burial costs, and lost future earnings are just a few of the losses incurred by the deceased. Families who have lost a loved one often don’t know where to turn for help in obtaining the compensation they are entitled to.
Easley Wrongful Death Lawyers
After a loved one has died, an experienced Easley personal injury attorney can explain your rights and guide you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit to obtain the compensation you deserve. Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers is dedicated to defending your legal rights and ensuring that you receive justice for your deceased loved one while holding the responsible party accountable, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the best possible settlement for your claim.
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident, call an Easley car accident lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney about your case.
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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