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December 19, 2021

Orangeburg, SC – One Killed, Two Hurt in Collision at Vance Rd & Bass Dr

Orangeburg, SC (December 18, 2021) – A driver was killed after running a stop sign in Orangeburg on Saturday, December 18. The deadly crash occurred at the intersection of Vance Road and Bass Drive at around 4:20 p.m. 

The driver of a 2003 Jeep was headed west when they ran a stop sign and collided with a 2019 Ford pickup truck. The driver of the Jeep suffered fatal injuries in the impact. There were two occupants in the truck, and both were transported to a local hospital for treatment of sustained injuries. The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time.

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is underway. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Intersection Crashes in South Carolina

Orangeburg, SC - One Killed, Two Hurt in Collision at Vance Rd & Bass Dr

Left-hand turns are responsible for almost 22% of all intersection accidents. According to the Federal Highway Administration, nearly 2.5 million car accidents happen at junctions every year, amounting to more than 40% of all recorded car crashes in the United States, showing just how serious of an issue this has become. 

Even the most cautious motorists run the risk of being involved in a serious accident. After being wrongfully injured by a reckless driver, it is critical for those injured in a car accident to pursue the compensation they deserve. Driving is the primary mode of transportation for the vast majority of South Carolinians. When driving a car, the risk of colliding with another vehicle is unavoidable. In any case, most drivers are unaware of what to do in the event of a collision, and many accident victims are unaware of how to file a personal injury claim without the assistance of an Orangeburg personal injury lawyer.

Personal Injury Attorneys in Orangeburg

After a collision, a qualified car accident lawyer can assist injured parties in filing a personal injury claim. Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers is committed to assisting car accident victims in recovering compensation for medical bills and other losses. In the event of a collision, we will ensure that your legal rights are protected. Hiring a qualified attorney to help you build a strong case and recover just compensation is the first step in defending your rights.

To learn more about how an Orangeburg car accident lawyer can assist you, call 678-832-0585 today.

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.