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Piedmont, SC – SCDOT Reports Injury Crash on I-85 near Exit 44

Last updated Wednesday, January 18th, 2023

Piedmont, SC – SCDOT Reports Injury Crash on I-85 near Exit 44

Piedmont, SC (January 1, 2023) – Delays followed a major motor vehicle accident that took place in the Piedmont area on Sunday afternoon that left at least one victim with injuries. The accident was reported at around 2:37 p.m. on January 1.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol, firefighters, and medics responded to the scene of the accident, which blocked multiple lanes on the southbound side of Interstate 85.

Authorities responded to the scene and blocked off the roadway near exit 44. The crash occurred on the left lane of travel, causing disruptions throughout the area.

Paramedics responded to the scene and aided victims before transporting them to local hospitals.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol and area firefighters remained at the scene extensively while working to clear the road and investigate. Crash investigations are currently ongoing.

Our thoughts are with those who have been harmed due to this traffic collision.

Car Accidents in South Carolina

Piedmont, SC – SCDOT Reports Injury Crash on I-85 near Exit 44

Crashes in the state of South Carolina often have devastating consequences for victims. We see countless people left with serious injuries due to their accidents. Some of the most common injuries include:

Broken bones: Bone fractures are one common type of injury and can occur in any part of the body. We see many people in car crashes left with broken arms, legs, feet, and ankles.

Internal injuries: Internal organ injuries can also be incredibly life-threatening and may require emergency surgery or other treatment.

Spinal cord injuries: Spinal cord injuries can lead to paralysis and may require extensive rehabilitation.

Any type of injury can have an overwhelming impact on your life. If you have been harmed as a result of another driver’s negligence, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. A car accident lawyer can help you seek financial compensation for some of the injuries and damages that you have let been left with as a result of a crash.

If you have been injured in a car accident, you do not have to go through this difficult process alone. Our South Carolina car accident lawyers at Monge & Associates can walk you through the complexities of pursuing justice for your injury. With decades of experience, we will stand by your side and fight for you and hold the negligent driver accountable for their actions. Don’t hesitate to call 888-688-1924 today so that we can get started on fighting for your case.

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. 

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