Greenville County, SC (October 28, 2018) – One person lost their life in a serious pedestrian accident that took place in Greenville County along White Horse Road Friday night, October 26.
The accident took place around 11 p.m. that night, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, who quickly responded to the accident. The victim was identified as 20-year-old Tamija Alissa Hawkins of Greenville.
At the time, police discovered that Hawkins had been crossing the street when she was struck by a Honda driving south. Hawkins was taken to the hospital by ambulance but died due to her injuries while there.
The driver and passenger in the vehicle that struck her did not receive injuries. At this time, the accident is still being investigated.
Greenville County Pedestrian Accident
Losing a loved one is never an easy thing to experience. We understand just how desperate these scenarios can be and so we want to extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Tamija Alissa Hawkins at this time, as we understand just how difficult it can be to endure one of these accidents.
No family member should ever have to say goodbye to a loved one under these circumstances. If you have lost a loved one at the hands of a negligent party, we want you to know that you have many options and protections under South Carolina law. Wrongful death claims can be entirely complex as you maneuver through the legal system, which is why it is important to have an experienced attorney on your side every step of the way.
At the Nye Law Group, we offer you years of expertise in these fields as we work to help you gain the compensation you deserve. We want you to move forward during this difficult time even when you felt it was impossible to do so. Do not hesitate to call us today at (912) 200-5230 for more information.
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