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September 28, 2022

Marion, SC – Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Pontiac Vibe on US-501

Marion, SC (September 28, 2022) – A pedestrian was killed after being involved in a traffic accident outside of Marion on Wednesday morning, September 28. 

The fatal accident was reported at around 1:08 a.m. on US-501 about five miles outside of the city. A pedestrian was walking along the highway when they were hit by a southbound 2007 Pontiac Vibe. The injured party suffered fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead. 

The identity of the deceased party has not been disclosed. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly pedestrian crash is underway

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in South Carolina

Marion, SC - Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Pontiac Vibe on US-501

South Carolina is the sixth-deadliest state for pedestrians killed in automobile accidents, according to a 2019 research by the Governor’s Highway Safety Association. The outcomes are based on preliminary information from the first half of 2018. In South Carolina, there are 1.46 pedestrian fatalities in road incidents for every 100,000 individuals, according to the research.

It may be utterly heartbreaking to lose a loved one as the result of the carelessness of another person. Those who survive an attack frequently bear the psychological and financial scars of their ordeal. Those who have suffered a loss in this manner can, thankfully, take legal action in the form of a wrongful death claim in order to pursue financial recompense.

Lawsuits alleging wrongful death are distinctive in that they are not predicated on the injuries sustained by the individual who later passed away. In its place, a wrongful death lawsuit is a distinct cause of action that is filed in court in order to get financial compensation for the deceased person’s relatives. due to the damage that was incurred as a direct result of the victim’s passing.

Following a deadly car accident, the attorneys at Monge & Associates will defend your fundamental rights to ensure that you and your family receive justice. We will work very hard to pursue your wrongful death lawsuit and see that those responsible are held accountable. We want to be there for you at this horrible time. Since wrongful death lawsuits are notoriously difficult to prevail in, we are here to help.

Call a Marion wrongful death attorney at 888-688-1924 as soon as you can 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. 

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.