Georgetown County, SC (October 30, 2018) – Police say that one person lost their life and another was seriously injured in a head-on collision that took place in Georgetown County. The accident took place on Monday, October 29 and involved a tractor-trailer.
Police arrived at the scene around 8:30 a.m. to find that a Dodge truck had been traveling southbound on Highway 17A close to Jamestown and suddenly veered over the center line. This caused the truck to collide with a semi-truck head-on.
The driver of the smaller pickup truck was immediately pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi-truck was taken to the hospital with various injuries.
Police are now taking a closer look at the accident to determine why it happened.
Georgetown County Fatal Accident
We would like to first extend our condolences to the parties who have lost a loved one in this accident and hope that they will be able to find peace at this time. Many accidents involving trucks lead to serious results on our roads every year, some of which are fatal in nature. If you have lost a loved one to one of these accidents, you might not know where to start when it comes to your case.
Help is on your side at the Nye Law Group, where we care about the outcome of your claim and want what is best for your entire family. We understand how devastating these accidents can be as you face the reality and emotions of losing a loved one and are met with a variety of bills you never thought you would need to care for on your own. Help is on your side, so call us today for more information on how we can assist you at (912) 200-5230.
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