Florence, SC (December 30, 2018) – In Florence, a bicycle hit-and-run accident took place this morning, December 30, that took the life of the cyclist on South Cashua Drive.
The accident happened around 1:45 a.m. this morning as 19-year-old Jordan Isaiah Stackhouse was struck by a vehicle when he was riding his bike. Stackhouse was immediately transported to the hospital with severe injuries where he was tragically pronounced deceased.
The driver of the vehicle fled the scene but police say that he was arrested today. He was identified as Phillip Tyler Frye, who was charged with felony DUI, leaving the scene of a collision resulting in death, and more.
The Florence Police Department continues to investigate the accident at this time.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincerest condolences to the loved ones of the victim whose life has been taken in this accident. You have many rights following one of these serious accidents.
Bicycle Accident in South Carolina
Bicyclists are extremely vulnerable to serious accidents on our roads. In fact, every year, over 1,000 people will lose their lives to serious accidents across our roadways in the U.S. In South Carolina, bicycle accidents continue to happen every year due to the negligence of other drivers. There are many risks to those involved, but a wrongful death attorney in South Carolina will be able to help you and your loved ones in your time of need.
Our empathetic and compassionate accident attorneys at the Nye Law Group have handled a wide variety of personal injury cases for clients in the past, including those dealing with bicycle accidents. As members of the community, we hope to work on decreasing the amount of fatal accidents that happen every year, so take a step in the right direction and work toward case results on behalf of your loved one. We want you to know that we are here for you in your time of need. Contact us for more information at 912-200-5230.
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.