Winnsboro, SC – Robert Bell, John Breaden Killed in ATV Crash at Carolina Adventure World
Winnsboro, SC (February 16, 2022) – Two people were killed following an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle in Winnsboro on Saturday, February 12. The deadly crash was reported near the Carolina Adventure World park.
It was reported that 32-year-old Robert Bell IV and 46-year-old John Breaden III were riding an ATV off-road. Bell was operating the vehicle when he lost control. The ATV fell into a nearly 30-foot embankment, causing the ATV to overturn several times and both occupants to be ejected.
Both riders suffered fatal injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene. An ongoing investigation into the deadly crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of Robert Bell and John Breaden at this time.
Deadly ATV Accidents in South Carolina
ATVs are enjoyed by many residents across South Carolina. However, many get on these vehicles without knowing how these machines really operate and how to react in the case of an emergency. Each year, an estimated 135,000 people are injured in ATV accidents in the United States, with more than 700 people being killed annually. Nearly one-third of those killed in fatal ATV accidents are under the age of 16.
The pain of losing a loved one, especially when the accident was caused by someone else’s negligence, is unbearable, and those closest to the victim are almost always affected. Wrongful death cases frequently result in significant financial losses for families, both now and in the future, necessitating the assistance of a Winnsboro car accident 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.
ATV Accident Lawyers in Winnsboro
After a loved one has died, an experienced Winnsboro personal injury lawyer 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 accident, call a Winnsboro wrongful death lawyer today at 800-421-0174 to speak with a compassionate attorney about your case.
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