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December 19, 2021

Surfside Beach, SC – Injuries Reported in Collision at US-17 & Queen Harbour Blvd

Surfside Beach, SC (December 18, 2021) – Authorities in Surfside Beach were dispatched to a serious car crash on Saturday night, December 18. The accident was reported at the intersection of US-17 and Ocean Harbour Boulevard at around 5 p.m. 

The area was closed for roughly an hour while emergency responders were present. Paramedics were on-site to provide aid to the injured parties. Those requiring additional aid were transported to local hospitals for treatment. The number and severity of related injuries have not been disclosed at this time. 

An ongoing accident investigation is being managed by local authorities. 

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

Auto Accidents in South Carolina

Surfside Beach, SC - Injuries Reported in Collision at US-17 & Queen Harbour Blvd

One of the most dangerous activities we engage in on a daily basis is driving a car. South Carolina had the country’s highest per capita rate of fatal crashes in 2018. With 1,037 fatalities, automobiles, trucks, and SUVs accounted for nearly 65% of all fatal vehicle collisions in the state that year. Drivers are responsible for nearly 82 percent of traffic deaths in South Carolina, according to statistics.

Car crashes can cause serious injuries as well as financial losses to victims and their families. The resulting harm has the potential to destroy the victim’s life completely. In South Carolina, auto accidents are a leading cause of death and serious injury. Serious collisions can result in medical bills, lost wages due to inability to return to work, and long-term pain and suffering. Dealing with the aftermath of a collision without the help of a Surfside Beach personal injury lawyer can be overwhelming for victims and their families.

Surfside Beach Personal Injury Lawyers

After you have been wrongfully harmed by another person’s reckless actions, the aggressive attorneys at Monge & Associates will help you explore all of your legal options, and our skilled attorneys are here to fight for your right to compensation. Our personal injury attorneys have extensive experience representing accident victims in personal injury cases, and we will ensure that you and your case are treated fairly. No one should be held responsible for an accident caused by the negligence of others.

To speak with a Surfside Beach car crash 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.