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January 14, 2022

North Charleston, SC – Auto Accident on I-26 Results in Injuries

North Charleston, SC (January 13, 2022) – On Thursday afternoon, January 13, emergency responders in North Charleston were dispatched to a serious car accident. The accident happened at 2:22 p.m. on Interstate 26 WB near Exit 212B, according to local officials.

While emergency personnel assisted the injured victims, many lanes were temporarily closed. At least one person was injured in the collision, according to local reports. At this time, the extent of the injuries is unknown. The injured victims were taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Local authorities are still investigating the cause of the accident, and more information will be released as the investigation continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Crashes in South Carolina

North Charleston, SC - Auto Accident on I-26 Results in Injuries

South Carolina has one of the highest rates of highway deaths in the country, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Residents of the state drove 19% more miles on the state’s highways between 2000 and 2016, compared to the previous decade. In 2018, one out of every 18 drivers in the state was involved in a car accident, according to the most recent accident statistics.

Victims and their families may suffer serious injuries as well as financial losses as a result of a catastrophic vehicle accident, and the injuries that accompany them have the potential to completely devastate a victim’s life. Medical bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term agony and suffering may be incurred by car accident victims. Victims and their families may find it difficult to deal with the aftermath of a traffic accident without the help of a North Charleston personal injury lawyer.

Personal Injury Attorneys in North Charleston

The lawyers at Monge & Associates will assist you in researching all of your legal options after you have been wrongfully injured by another person’s reckless actions, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. You can rest assured that your case will be handled properly because our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience defending accident victims. No one should be held liable for an accident caused by someone else’s negligence.

Call 800-421-0174 to speak with a North Charleston car accident lawyer about your case.

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.