Orangeburg, SC – Passenger Hurt in Deadly Single-Vehicle Crash on US-601
Orangeburg, SC (September 26, 2022) – On Sunday, September 25, one person was killed and another hurt after a single-vehicle accident in the Orangeburg area.
The deadly collision occurred at around 5 p.m. on US-601 NB. A 2017 Ford Fiesta was headed northbound when the driver veered across the center lane. The car left the road where it crashed into a tree and overturned. The driver sustained fatal injuries, and the passenger was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
No updates on the crash have been provided.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal accident 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 victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Rollover Accidents in South Carolina
Every year, rollover accidents cause around 30% of fatalities among passengers in cars. Light trucks account for the largest percentage of rollover-related fatalities compared to passenger cars regarding occupant deaths. The popularity of SUVs has contributed to an increased rate of rollover fatality in the United States.
We are aware that injuries can be severe and even fatal in crashes involving cars, trucks, and motorbikes. But for some reason, unless it impacts ourselves or someone we care about, we don’t truly think about it. The truth is then brought to light. A variety of injuries are possible for people who are involved in serious auto accidents.
Nearly every aspect of your life is significantly impacted when you are involved in a car accident. A mountain of medical bills and other expenses may appear out of nowhere. Your illnesses may make it impossible for you to go to work and earn money. You might never be able to return to work due to the persistent discomfort or impairment you may have as a result of the injury.
If another party was at blame for an accident that resulted in your injuries, the attorneys at Monge & Associates will represent you. Our attorneys are committed to defending the legal rights of accident victims and assisting them in obtaining the resources required for a full and speedy recovery. We will do all in our power to guarantee that you receive just compensation for any damages sustained as a consequence of a car accident.
If you were wounded in a collision brought on by a negligent motorist, contact an Orangeburg car accident attorney at 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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