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December 8, 2021

Myrtle Beach, SC – One Injured in Rollover Crash at Hwy 17 & Lauderdale Blvd

Myrtle Beach, SC (December 7, 2021) – There were confirmed injuries following a traffic accident on Tuesday, December 7, in the Myrtle Beach area. The crash was reported at around 4:30 p.m. at the crossing of Highway 17 and Lauderdale Boulevard.

Emergency responders were sent to the scene to provide aid to the involved parties. One of the vehicles involved was reportedly overturned in the accident. Several lanes were closed while paramedics were on-site. One person at the scene was transported to a nearby hospital for the treatment of injuries. 

No further information has been supplied at this time. Local law enforcement is investigating the cause of the crash. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Rollover Crashes in South Carolina

Myrtle Beach, SC - One Injured in Rollover Crash at Hwy 17 & Lauderdale Blvd

In a rollover, the danger of suffering a serious injury is extremely high, and these types of collisions are over-represented in national highway deaths. Rollovers were involved in nearly 35% of traffic deaths in 2010, although accounting for less than 2% of reported crashes that year. An estimated 7,600 persons were killed in rollover crashes, with unrestrained individuals accounting for 69 percent of the casualties.

As a result of a traffic accident, victims and their families may suffer serious injuries as well as financial losses, and the resulting damages have the potential to completely devastate a victim’s life. In South Carolina, car accidents are the leading cause of death and serious injury. These serious and fatal collisions can result in medical bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term agony and suffering. Without the assistance of a Myrtle Beach car accident lawyer, dealing with the aftermath of a serious collision can be overwhelming for victims and their families.

Personal Injury Lawyers in Myrtle Beach

The aggressive attorneys at Monge & Associates will help you explore all of your legal options after you have been wrongfully harmed by another person’s negligence, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. Our Myrtle Beach personal injury lawyers have extensive experience representing clients in personal injury cases, and we’ll make sure you and your case are treated fairly. No one should be held liable for an accident caused by someone else’s negligence.

If you’ve been injured in an accident, contact us at 678-832-0585 to discuss your case and learn how our attorneys can help you maximize the value of your claim.

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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