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January 17, 2022

Sumter, SC – Injuries Reported after Car Crash on I-95

Sumter, SC (January 17, 2022) – On Sunday afternoon, January 16, a serious car accident occurred in Sumter, injuring at least one person. At 12:33 p.m. the accident occurred on Interstate 95 SB near Exit 122.

Those who were injured in the collision were helped by emergency personnel on the scene. As a result of the accident, several lanes were closed. At this time, the extent of the injuries is unknown. The identities of those involved have yet to be revealed.

There has been no further information released at this time. The cause of the accident is being investigated by law enforcement.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

South Carolina Car Crashes

Sumter, SC - Injuries Reported after Car Crash on I-95

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, South Carolina has one of the highest rates of highway deaths in the country. Between 2000 and 2016, residents of the state drove 19% more miles on the state’s highways than in the previous decade. According to the most recent accident statistics, one out of every 18 drivers in the state was involved in a car accident in 2018.

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 bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term agony and suffering. Without the assistance of a Sumter personal injury lawyer, victims and their families may find it difficult to deal with the aftermath of a traffic accident.

Personal Injury Attorneys in Sumter

After you have been wrongfully injured by another person’s reckless actions, the lawyers at Monge & Associates 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 Sumter 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. 

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.