Spartanburg, SC – Kenneth Lee Henderson, Grandson Killed in Crash on I-85
Spartanburg, SC (September 21, 2022) – A man and his grandson were killed following a car accident in the Spartanburg area on Tuesday evening, September 20. The fatal accident was reported on Interstate 85 near mile marker 72 at around 7:30 p.m.
It was reported that the victims were traveling northbound on the highway when the car left the road and crashed into the treeline. Both occupants sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene.
The deceased parties were later identified as 60-year-old Kenneth Lee Henderson and the man’s 9-year-old grandson. No additional information on the deadly accident has been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the fatal crash is in the hands of local authorities.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of Kenneth Lee Henderson and the deceased child at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in South Carolina
When you hit the road, there is nothing completely protecting you from being involved in a crash. Unfortunately, auto accidents are incredibly common in South Carolina. Accidental fatalities are the third greatest cause of mortality in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control, accounting for around 170,000 deaths nationwide.
If a member of your family passes away as a result of injuries sustained in an accident, your family may be responsible for paying the medical expenses of the deceased. The majority of American households survive from paycheck to paycheck and are unable to cover unforeseen expenses. At this point in your life, you shouldn’t have to be concerned about having to pay off medical bills.
We are aware that you and your family are now experiencing difficulties, and we would want to provide assistance. On your behalf, we will negotiate with the insurance carrier if you want us to. We are prepared to represent you in court if they refuse to pay the sum that your family rightfully deserves.
Following a deadly vehicle accident, the attorneys at Monge & Associates will defend your fundamental rights to ensure that you and your family receive justice. To pursue your wrongful death claim and ensure that those responsible are held accountable and brought to justice, we will make a significant effort. We want to be there for you at this horrible time. Since wrongful death lawsuits are notoriously difficult to win, we are here to help.
Call a Spartanburg wrongful death attorney at 888-688-1924 as soon as you can if a loved one died unexpectedly as a result of someone else’s carelessness.
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