Pee Dee, SC – Four Hurt in Boating Accident on Great Pee Dee River
Pee Dee, SC (July 6, 2022) – A boating accident outside of Pee Dee left four people injured on Tuesday afternoon, July 5. The incident was reported in an area of water between the Great Pee Dee River and Lake Yauhannah.
The area is locally known as Hell’s Gate. A boat was traveling in the water when struck an unknown object. Emergency responders were called to the scene.
Two people were airlifted from the scene in critical condition. Two others were also hurt and taken to a local hospital.
No additional information has been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Boating Accidents in South Carolina
There are 3,000 miles of coastline, 8,000 miles of river, and 460,000 acres of lakes in South Carolina. For a variety of reasons, South Carolina is a popular boating destination. The state has miles of coastline and good weather, particularly in the hotter spring, summer, and fall seasons. Unfortunately, the state’s large boating population is also correlated with a high rate of boating mishaps, injuries, and fatalities.
It is more than normal to feel afraid and alone following a boating accident. Making informed choices in your personal injury case and adjusting to your new circumstances may be difficult for you. Undoubtedly, the severity of your injuries played a significant role in your troubles. It’s not necessary for you to represent yourself in court. You’ll likely require legal counsel while you’re healing. Our knowledgeable legal team is available to help you.
Accident victims should consult with a lawyer as soon as possible. It is vital to support accident victims who are seeking monetary compensation for their medical expenses and other losses brought on by their injuries. This is the motivation for Monge & Associates’ mission to aid injured parties. At every stage of the claims process, our attorneys will make sure that your claim is handled correctly. Our legal staff is mindful of the distressing nature of serious accidents. Our lawyers are aware that building a strong defense requires experienced legal representation. Please contact a qualified attorney as soon as you can to defend your right to compensation.
Call 888-688-1924 right away to discuss your case with a Pee Dee personal injury attorney and find out how we can help you take back control of your life.
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