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September 27, 2022

Piedmont, SC – Matthew Parham Dies in Crash at Bessie Rd & Premier Dr

Piedmont, SC (September 26, 2022) – A man was killed following a two-vehicle collision in Piedmont on Saturday, September 24. The accident was reported at the corner of Premier Drive and Bessie Road at around 11:30 p.m. 

The driver of a Mazda reportedly made a left turn near the intersection and collided with a Mercedes E-Class sedan. The driver of the Mazda was killed in the collision. The driver and passenger of the Mercedes were injured and transported to Prisma Greenville Memorial Hospital for treatment. 

The deceased party was later identified as 24-year-old Matthew Parham of Piedmont. 

An ongoing investigation into the crash is in progress. 

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

Fatal Car Crashes in South Carolina

Piedmont, SC - Matthew Parham Dies in Crash at Bessie Rd & Premier Dr

In 2021, there was a car accident in South Carolina every 3.7 minutes. Every nine minutes, a car accident injured someone. Statistics show that South Carolina has a higher likelihood of vehicle accidents than other states.

Any family may experience stress when a relative or close friend passes away. The pain of losing a loved one is made worse by the knowledge that their passing resulted from the negligence, recklessness, or malice of another person. When a series of bad events and the loss of a loved one was caused by the acts of a third party, the pain is only made worse.

A wrongful death case may be filed in South Carolina if someone dies as a consequence of another party’s carelessness, wrongdoing, or fault. The victim’s wrongful death case may proceed as if she or he were still alive. Typically, the wrongful death component of the case is a part of a larger lawsuit that also alleges that the defendant was negligent in creating the party’s injuries.

The lawyers at Monge & Associates will protect your fundamental rights following a fatal vehicle accident to make sure that you and your family obtain justice. We will exert a great deal of effort to pursue your wrongful death claim and make certain responsible parties are brought to justice. In this terrible moment, we want to be there for you. We are here to assist since wrongful death claims are notoriously challenging to win.

If a loved one passed away suddenly due to someone else’s negligence, contact a Piedmont wrongful death lawyer as soon as you can 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. 

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.