Taylors, SC – Driver Killed, Another Injured in Collision at US-29 & Wood River Way
Taylors, SC (January 14, 2022) – A two-vehicle collision in Taylors on Thursday night, January 13, left one person dead and another injured. The deadly accident was reported at the intersection of US-29 and Wood River Way at around 5 p.m.
Local reports revealed that the driver of an SUV was traveling on Wood River Way when the driver attempted a left turn onto US-29. The SUV was hit by another vehicle at the intersection. The driver of the SUV sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver was transported to a local hospital for treatment of sustained injuries.
The identities of the involved parties have not been revealed at this time. An ongoing crash investigation is underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Intersection Crashes in South Carolina
Intersection collisions are among the most dangerous on the road, accounting for nearly half of all serious injuries and a quarter of all fatalities. Nearly a quarter of all intersection collisions are caused by left-hand turns. According to the Federal Highway Administration, nearly 2.5 million car accidents occur at intersections each year, accounting for more than 40% of all recorded car crashes in the US, demonstrating the severity of the problem.
The grief of losing a loved one, especially if the accident was caused by the negligence of another driver, can be overwhelming, and those close to the victim will almost certainly suffer as well. Families often suffer significant financial losses as a result of wrongful death cases, both now and in the future, necessitating the assistance of an experienced Taylors wrongful death lawyer. Unfortunately, many families are unaware that they may be entitled to compensation if a family member dies. Medical bills, burial costs, and lost future earnings are just a few of the losses incurred by the deceased. Families who have lost a loved one often don’t know where to turn for help in obtaining the compensation they are entitled to.
Wrongful Death Lawyers in Taylors
After a loved one has died, an experienced Taylors personal injury attorney can explain your rights and guide you through the process of filing a wrongful death lawsuit to obtain the compensation you deserve. Monge & Associates is dedicated to defending your legal rights and ensuring that you receive justice for your deceased loved one while holding the responsible party accountable, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the best possible settlement for your claim.
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident, call a Taylors car accident lawyer today at 678-832-0585 to speak with a compassionate attorney about 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.
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