Georgetown County, SC (November 29, 2018) – On Wednesday night, a fatal accident took place that prompted an investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The accident involved at least two vehicles, though the drivers have not been identified. One person lost their life.
Police say that the accident took place around 6:00 p.m. on US Highway 17 in Pawleys Island. Emergency responders were called to render aid at the scene of the accident. When they arrived they found that one person who was severely injured and subsequently died at the scene.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident in the hopes that they will determine what caused the vehicles to collide.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the person who sadly lost their lives in this devasting accident. Our hearts go out to them as they try to understand how this accident happened and why their loved one was taken too soon. We hope that they are able to find some comfort and peace as they begin to grieve their loss.
Fatal Accident in South Carolina
South Carolina is a state with some of the highest rates of fatalities every year, many of which happen due to the negligence of other drivers. In 2009, approximately 817 people lost their lives in these accidents that changed lives, caused emotional damages, financial strain, and more for the families involved. A car accident attorney who specializes in these types of cases might be able to offer you the help you deserve to move forward at this time.
At the Nye Law Group, our experienced wrongful death attorneys are fully dedicated to helping you receive the damages you need to move forward after a loved one has been taken from you too soon in a horrific accident. We are passionate about helping you receive proven case results that can help you and your family move forward after you have suffered many losses. We would be more than happy to take a closer look at your case and give you a free case evaluation so that you can get started. Please do not hesitate to contact us today at 912-200-5230 to find out what we can do for you.
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