Gaffney, SC – Car Accident on I-85 Results in Injuries
Gaffney, SC (January 4, 2022) – On Monday night, January 3, a car accident in Gaffney resulted in confirmed injuries. The collision happened at 11:44 p.m. on Interstate 85 SB near Exit 87.
To assist the injured victims, emergency responders and medical personnel were dispatched to the scene. At least one person was injured, according to local reports. Several lanes were temporarily closed due to the accident. Those who were hurt were taken to a nearby hospital for medical attention.
The cause of the collision is being investigated by local authorities. As the investigation progresses, more information will become available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
South Carolina Car Wrecks
South Carolina has one of the highest rates of traffic deaths in the country, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Residents of the state drove nearly 19% more miles on the state’s highways between 2000 and 2016, compared to the previous decade. In 2018, one out of every 18 drivers in the state was involved in a car accident, according to the most recent accident statistics.
As a result of a serious car accident, victims and their families may suffer serious injuries as well as financial losses, and the resulting injuries have the potential to completely devastate a victim’s life. Car accident victims may face medical bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term pain and suffering. Dealing with the aftermath of a traffic accident without the help of a Gaffney personal injury lawyer can be overwhelming for victims and their families.
Gaffney Car Accident Lawyers
After you have been wrongfully harmed by another person’s reckless actions, the attorneys at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers will assist you in exploring all of your legal options, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. Because our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience representing accident victims, you can rest assured that your case will be handled fairly. No one should be held responsible for an accident caused by the negligence of others.
To speak with a Gaffney car accident lawyer about your case, call 800-421-0174.
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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