Charleston, SC (November 9, 2018) – Charleston Police continue to investigate a pedestrian accident that took place involving another vehicle in downtown Charleston. The accident took place today, November 9.
Police were called to the scene of the accident around 10:31 a.m. this morning to investigate the scene at Lockwood Boulevard and Wentworth Street.
Police said that, when they arrived at the scene, they found the pedestrian with non-life-threatening injuries. He or she has not been identified at this time, but police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident.
We wish to reach out to the pedestrian who was injured in this serious accident and extend our sincerest and best wishes to a complete recovery. These accidents can be extremely serious but we hope that you will find comfort at this time.
Pedestrian Accident in South Carolina
In 2016, South Carolina statistics show us that 149 pedestrians lost their lives in serious accidents involving motor vehicles. Some of these accidents happened to driver distractions keeping driver’s eyes from the road, driver intoxication, excessive speeds, and more. Many more pedestrians will be injured and hospitalized with serious injuries in the event of a serious pedestrian crash.
At the Nye Law Group, we have taken on the responsibility of helping the victims involved in these serious and tragic accidents that change lives in the blink of an eye. If you have been injured and you know that your accident happened due to the reckless choices of another party, you have many rights and protections under South Carolina law. We want to help you realize your noteworthy rights and help you work toward the compensation you deserve. Call us today at 912-200-5230 to find out what we can do for you.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.