Aiken County, SC (November 18, 2018) – The Aiken County Coroner’s Office identified the victim of a fatal SUV crash that happened last night, November 17, around 5:50 p.m.
Police arrived at the area of Wrights Mill Road to find that 53-year-old Thomas Sammons Jr. had been involved in an accident and veered from the road, striking a tree. At the time, he had not been wearing a seatbelt. Nobody else was injured in the accident.
Sammons had been driving his 2007 Hummer SUV at the time and he was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Police continue to investigate the accident at this time.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere condolences to the friends and family of Thomas Sammons Jr. through this difficult time, as we understand how difficult it can be to lose a loved one in any type of accident due to the negligence of another.
Fatal Accident in South Carolina
South Carolina is known for having a huge amount of fatalities on their roads every year. In 2016, it ranked as the number 3 deadliest state in the country, in fact, when it came to car accidents. Because people lose their lives every day in these accidents, many families need a legal advocate who will stand up for their rights in their time of need.
At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of another party. If a loved one has lost their life and you need options, you should always turn to the experienced help of an attorney who understands the ins and outs of personal injury laws in South Carolina. Do not hesitate to reach us for more information on your claim, and call us today at 912-200-5230.
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