Mount Pleasant, SC – David Dingle Dies in Bicycle Accident at US-17 & Carolina Park Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC (September 8, 2022) – A local man was killed following a bicycle crash in Mount Pleasant on Saturday evening, September 3.
At around 8 p.m., 71-year-old David Dingle was reportedly riding a bicycle on US-17. Dingle was hit by a vehicle near Carolina Park Boulevard. Dingle was transported to a hospital in serious condition.
Northbound lanes of the highway were closed while emergency responders were present.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Bicycle Crashes in South Carolina
According to the latest recent statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, bike and motor vehicle collisions occurred nationwide in 2010 and caused 618 fatalities and 52,000 injuries. The National Safety Council estimates that the entire cost of bicycle-related accidents and fatalities is above $4 billion annually.
Your loved one deserves justice, and the living family members may be entitled to financial compensation if they were killed in an accident in South Carolina and the occurrence was someone else’s responsibility. The process of making a wrongful death claim can be time-consuming and confusing.
If you recently lost a loved one, whether or not you are eligible for compensation will depend on the circumstances of the death as well as your relationship with the deceased. Nobody should ever have to experience the agony of losing a loved one in an accident that was avoidable. The last thing you want to think about while you are mourning a loved one in your family is a legal issue. On the other side, the compensation can help your family get through the unanticipated loss.
To ensure that you and your family receive the compensation to which you are entitled, the attorneys at Monge & Associates will tenaciously defend your fundamental rights in the aftermath of a deadly car accident. We will use every effort to guarantee that those accountable for the horrible atrocities are brought to justice. Wrongful death cases are known to be difficult, and we want to be here for you during a difficult time.
Call a Mount Pleasant wrongful death attorney at 888-688-1924 as soon as you can if a loved one has died unexpectedly as a result of someone else’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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