Florence, SC – One Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-95
Florence, SC (December 23, 2021) – A pileup collision involving two tractor-trailers in Florence on Wednesday morning, December 22, left one person dead. The fatal crash took place on Interstate 95 NB near mile marker 167 at around 4:20 a.m.
Local reports indicated that a 2009 Chevrolet sedan was stopped on the highway when it was rear-ended by two semis and a 2021 Toyota Corolla. The driver of the Chevy suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. There were other injuries reported in the accident. At this time, the extent and severity of the other resulting injuries have not been confirmed.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Tractor-Trailer Accidents in South Carolina
Over 500,000 trucking accidents are reported each year, resulting in thousands of fatalities. Commercial trucks transport the majority of freight in the United States, and these massive vehicles can endanger passengers in passenger cars. Smaller vehicle occupants are more likely to suffer life-threatening injuries in the event of a collision, and this is confirmed in national accident statistics.
The pain of losing a family member, especially if the accident was caused by a negligent or reckless driver, can be overwhelming, and those who are close to the victim will undoubtedly suffer as well. Wrongful death cases frequently result in significant financial losses for families, both now and in the future, requiring the help of an experienced Florence wrongful death lawyer. Unfortunately, many families are unaware that they may be entitled to compensation following the death of a family member. Medical bills for the deceased, burial costs, and lost future earnings are just a few examples of the losses. Families who have lost a loved one frequently do not know what to do in order to receive the compensation they are entitled to.
Wrongful Death Attorneys in Florence
An experienced Florence personal injury attorney can explain your rights and walk you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit to get the compensation you deserve after a loved one has died. Our attorneys at Monge & Associates are committed to fighting for your legal rights and ensuring that you receive justice for your lost 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.
Call a Florence car accident lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney about your case if you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident.
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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