Cherokee County, SC (December 4, 2018) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a serious truck rollover accident that happened on Interstate 85 at the 97 mile marker.
The accident took place around 5:15 a.m. this morning when a tractor-trailer was involved in an accident, which caused it to block the interstate. Two tractor-trailers were involved in the accident.
Emergency responders and tow crews were called to the scene to help clear the scene, as the rear wheels of the trailer had been broken off during the crash. Police had the scene cleared within hours. Injured parties were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident at this time.
We would like to extend our sincerest sympathies to those involved in this accident and hope that they will be able to move forward with a peaceful recovery.
Truck Accident in South Carolina
Many truck accidents lead to serious injuries and fatalities across South Carolina every day. Police say that, within the U.S. in just one year, about 95,000 people will be injured in serious accidents, many of which take place due to negligent parties. Truck drivers are known for being some of the safest drivers in the country but these accidents still continue to happen every single day on our roadways. If you have been injured in a South Carolina truck accident, we want you to know that you never stand alone in your time of need.
At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our personal responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of another party in a truck accident. It is tremendously important to understand that you have many noteworthy rights concerning your involvement in one of these cases. We have experience in a wide variety of South Carolina car accident cases and want to extend our help to you at this time. Let us help you receive proven case results and turn to us today. Contact us as soon as possible at 912-200-5230.
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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.