Jamestown, SC – Two Killed, One Hurt in Head-On Crash at US-17 & Gumville Rd
Jamestown, SC (November 21, 2022) – Two people were killed and another injured following a car accident on Friday, November 18, in the Jamestown area.
The deadly accident took place at the corner of US-17 and Gumville Road near the time of 4:15 p.m. It was reported that a southbound 2016 Ford pickup truck collided with a northbound 2003 Toyota pickup. The driver and passenger of the Toyota were killed in the collision.
The other driver was transported to Trident Medical Center for treatment. The identities of the involved parties have been withheld.
Local authorities are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Head-On Collisions in South Carolina
A head-on accident can result in horrific, debilitating effects for those involved. Even if the experience only lasts a few seconds, the consequences can be profound and last a lifetime. You might find yourself unable to work at all and facing growing medical expenditures. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety claims that these collisions are a significant factor in fatal car crashes. In only the year 2018 alone, head-on crashes were involved in nearly 56% of all fatal auto accidents nationwide.
There are many unexpected expenses that often come with the death of a loved one. Some people may be able to begin the healing process after suffering a devastating loss by using the money from damages obtained to get back on their feet financially. An accomplished wrongful death lawyer in South Carolina can help you get your life back together after the loss of a family member.
You may be able to file a wrongful death action on behalf of anyone who relied on the deceased. There are a few challenges that can arise during the claim procedure that you need to be prepared for. In the first and worst case, you have to deal with the grief of losing a loved one while also proving that their death was the direct result of the negligence or wrongdoing of others.
To ensure that you and your family receive justice, the legal team at Monge & Associates will take all reasonable steps to protect your fundamental rights. Your wrongful death claim will be aggressively pursued by our attorneys, who will make sure that those at fault are held accountable. While always putting the needs of our clients first, we make sure that the offender is made to answer for their actions.
Call a Jamestown wrongful death attorney at 888-688-1924 if a loved one died unexpectedly as a result of another person’s carelessness.
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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