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January 25, 2022

Fountain Inn, SC – Three Killed in Head-On Crash at SC-418 & Scuffletown Rd

Fountain Inn, SC (January 25, 2022) – A head-on collision in Fountain Inn on Tuesday morning, January 25, left three people dead. The deadly crash occurred at the intersection of SC-418 and Scuffletown Road at around 9:45 a.m. 

Two vehicles were reportedly involved in the collision. Both cars crashed head-on at the scene. Emergency responders were dispatched to provide aid to the involved parties. 

The area was briefly closed while emergency personnel were on-site. Three people involved in the crash suffered fatal injuries. The identities of the deceased victims have been withheld. 

An investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is being handled by local authorities. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.

Deadly Head-On Collisions in South Carolina

Fountain Inn, SC - Three Killed in Head-On Crash at SC-418 & Scuffletown Rd

Head-on collisions are more likely to result in fatal injuries than other types of car accidents. These collisions are among the deadliest on the road, according to statistics and have a fatality rate of more than 58%.  Each year, head-on collisions account for more than 10% of all road deaths in the United States, despite accounting for less than 2% of all traffic accidents reported nationwide.

If a loved one was killed in a car accident, you should file a wrongful death claim. A number of complicated rules govern these claims, including who can file a claim and when a wrongful death claim in South Carolina is appropriate. When the at-fault party was the direct cause of the victim’s death, a wrongful death lawsuit is an option. A representative of the deceased should file a claim and attempt to prove the defendant’s negligence with the help of a Fountain Inn car accident lawyer.

Wrongful Death Lawyers in Fountain Inn

Monge & Associates is committed to fully compensating families who have lost a loved one as a result of someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing. Regardless of the nature of your claim, a wrongful death lawyer will walk you through the entire legal process. After a fatal accident, our Fountain Inn personal injury attorneys want to help grieving families get the compensation they deserve while also holding the negligent party accountable.

Call a Fountain Inn wrongful death lawyer at 800-421-0174 if you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident caused by someone else’s negligence.

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.