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May 14, 2022

North Charleston, SC – Cory Gethers Dies in Dirt Bike Crash on Dorchester Rd

North Charleston, SC (May 13, 2022) – A 22-year-old man was killed after being involved in a dirt bike accident on Dorchester Road in North Charleston on Saturday, May 7. 

It was reported that the victim was riding a dirt bike when he was struck by another motor vehicle. He suffered blunt force trauma to the head and was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead on Thursday, May 12. 

The deceased party was later identified as 22-year-old Cory Gethers. At this time, no further information on the deadly collision has been made public.

Local authorities are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Cory Gethers at this time.

Deadly Dirt Bike Crashes in South Carolina

North Charleston, SC - Cory Gethers Dies in Dirt Bike Crash on Dorchester Rd

Although just a tiny number of bikes are utilized for racing, almost half of all dirt bike accidents that need hospitalization occur during official races. Wearing a helmet is still the top cause of mortality in dirt bike accidents, accounting for more than 60% of deaths. This is why every dirt rider has to have a suitable dirt riding helmet.

Dirt bike accidents often result in the most serious personal injuries for the riders involved. Dirt bike crashes, whether or not a rider is wearing a helmet, usually result in catastrophic injuries and need extensive medical care. Many riders have hefty medical expenditures and miss work often.

An experienced vehicle accident lawyer can help you understand your choices and file a wrongful death lawsuit. When a loved one is killed by a careless motorist, our attorneys fight for the recompense you deserve. Monge & Associates is dedicated to upholding your constitutional rights so that justice is given to your loved one who has passed away. Our attorneys will fight tooth and nail to ensure that you get a fair settlement for your case by holding the responsible party accountable.

Contact an expert North Charleston wrongful death lawyer right now at 888-688-1924 to explore your case if you have lost a loved one in a terrible accident.

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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