Goose Creek, SC – Wyatt Dobbs Fatally Hit Riding Bike on Crowfield Blvd
Goose Creek, SC (September 23, 2022) – On Wednesday, September 21, a cyclist was killed after being struck by a motor vehicle in the Goose Creek area. The accident was first reported on Crowfield Boulevard at around 10:55 p.m.
It was reported that 43-year-old Wyatt Dobbs was riding a bicycle on the road when he was hit by an oncoming driver. Authorities found Dobbs lying on the roadway. Emergency responders provided aid, but the injured party sustained fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead.
No further information on the deadly crash has been made public at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in the hands of local authorities.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Wyatt Dobbs at this time.
Deadly Bicycle Crashes in South Carolina
A cyclist is killed in a car crash every 21.5 days on average in South Carolina. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 48,000 cyclists were hurt in 2013. A total of 743 people died as a result of their injuries sustained in bicycle crashes that year.
If you or a family member was hurt in a bicycle accident that was caused by the carelessness of another person, you may be eligible to get compensation from the one who was responsible for causing the accident. Should another party be found to be at blame, they ought to be accountable for paying your medical bills along with any other losses and damages. You are going to need the assistance of an attorney who specializes in cases involving bicycle accidents if you want to avoid having to pay for the costs and damages that were caused by the accident on your own.
The passing of a family member or close friend may be a trying time for any family. The fact that the death of a loved one was brought about by the carelessness, recklessness, or malice of another person amplifies the anguish that comes along with the bereavement. Because of the actions of a third person, a chain of unfortunate occurrences and the passing of a loved one were brought about that may have been avoided totally.
Helping families who have lost a loved one as a result of another’s negligence has always been our main priority at Monge & Associates. After a terrible tragedy, our attorneys help the surviving family members file a claim against the responsible parties in order to get reasonable monetary damages. You shouldn’t be held accountable for a family member’s passing caused by another person’s negligence.
To schedule a consultation with a Goose Creek wrongful death attorney, call 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.
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