Ridgeland, SC – Car Accident on I-95 Results in Injuries
Ridgeland, SC (January 8, 2022) – A serious car accident occurred in Ridgeland on Friday night, January 7, injuring at least one person. At 8:42 p.m. the accident occurred on Interstate 95 NB near Exit 28.
Emergency personnel on the scene assisted those who were injured in the collision. Several lanes were closed as a result of the accident. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time. The names of those involved have not been disclosed.
At this time, no additional information has been released. Law enforcement is looking into what caused the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
South Carolina Car Crashes
South Carolina has one of the highest rates of highway deaths in the country, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Residents of the state drove 19% more miles on the state’s highways between 2000 and 2016, compared to the previous decade. In 2018, one out of every 18 drivers in the state was involved in a car accident, according to the most recent accident statistics.
As a result of a catastrophic vehicle accident, victims and their families may suffer serious injuries as well as financial losses, and the injuries that accompany them have the potential to completely devastate a victim’s life. Car accident victims may face medical expenses, lost pay due to inability to return to work, and long-term agony and suffering. Without the assistance of a Ridgeland personal injury lawyer, victims and their families may find it difficult to deal with the aftermath of a traffic accident.
Personal Injury Lawyers in Ridgeland
After you have been wrongfully injured by another person’s reckless actions, the lawyers at Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Lawyers will assist you in researching all of your legal options, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. Because our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience defending accident victims, you can rest assured that your case will be handled properly. No one should be held responsible for an accident caused by the negligence of others.
To speak with a Ridgeland car accident lawyer about your case, call 800-421-0174.
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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