Mountain Rest, SC – Pedestrian Hit by Logging Truck at Cassidy Bridge Rd & Amber Breann Dr
Mountain Rest, SC (August 23, 2022) – A pedestrian was hurt after being struck by a logging truck in Mountain Rest on Tuesday, August 23. The accident was reported that morning at the corner of Cassidy Bridge Road and Amber Breann Drive at around 8:45 a.m.
The injured party was walking in the area when they were hit by the truck. They were transported to a local hospital to be treated for sustained injuries. No updates on their condition have been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Crashes in South Carolina
In 2020, there were 121 pedestrian fatalities and 10 biker fatalities on the roads in our state. Although it may seem like a convenient method to travel, pedestrians who are struck by a moving car run the danger of suffering life-threatening injuries. Unsafe drivers do not share the road with pedestrians as they ought to.
When a car accident results in serious injuries, the negligent drivers and their insurance companies usually attempt to deflect blame and reduce the amount of money they have to pay out. Now, the patient and their family must deal with high medical costs as well as numerous forms of financial stress.
If a pedestrian accident in South Carolina left you with serious injuries or resulted in the loss of a loved one, you may be entitled to compensation for all of your linked losses, including medical costs, lost earnings, and other types of damages.
Few people anticipate being badly harmed when they collide with a pedestrian. Statistics show that hundreds of such accidents occur annually throughout the state, demanding legal counsel in order to be compensated. The legal team at Monge & Associates is committed to making sure you get the justice you deserve because we think individuals who have been hurt in car accidents have a right to a full recovery. To discuss your case with a Mountain Rest automobile accident lawyer as soon as possible, 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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