Greenville, SC (December 8, 2018) – On Saturday morning, December 8, troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to a serious and fatal pedestrian accident that took place on Anderson Road.
According to troopers, the accident took place around 6:06 a.m. when a driver was traveling on the roadway and struck and killed a woman who troopers say was in the middle of the road. Police are not sure why she was there and her identity has not yet been released.
The driver was not injured in the accident but the victim was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency responders. Police said that the victim had been creating a disturbance in the roadway before she was struck and killed.
Police continue their investigation of the accident.
Fatal accidents affect pedestrians every year. We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the victim involved in this accident.
Pedestrian Accident in South Carolina
Pedestrians lose their lives every year on the roads, as they are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads. Pedestrian accident deaths actually account for 14% of all traffic fatalities that happen across the country. Many of these accidents happen due to alcohol use, distracted driving, and more. Our attorneys handle a wide variety of personal injury cases, everything from car accidents to pedestrian accidents, and we want to stand by your side when you need us the most.
Our South Carolina car accident attorneys at the Nye Law Group are here for you and want to help you with a variety of car-involved cases, especially those where a life has been lost. We are fully committed to helping those who have lost somebody close to them in a serious accident that has affected them on a physical, emotional, and financial level. We are here for you to protect your rights and help you receive proven case results that you deserve. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information at 912-200-5230.
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