Greenville, SC (October 25, 2018) – Two people lost their lives in a fatal tractor-trailer accident. The accident happened today, October 25, around 7 a.m. on Augusta Road.
The accident took place between a sedan and a tractor-trailer. The accident happened when a 1999 sedan suddenly crossed the center line on the highway and was struck by an oncoming tractor-trailer. The sedan only crossed the line because a wheel fell off of the vehicle.
The driver and a passenger inside the sedan were killed instantly. One of the victims was ejected from the vehicle, while another was entrapped.
The driver was identified as 33-year-old Jason Moss while the passenger was identified as 27-year-old Quentira Simpson. The 44-year-old truck driver was also injured and taken to the hospital.
The crash is still being investigated.
Greenville Truck Accident
Because trucks are so large compared to passenger vehicles, there is a higher likelihood that you will be injured or a loved one can easily lose their life in these accidents. Truck accidents have the ability to bring more catastrophic injuries than any other types of accidents. We wish to extend our condolences to the family and friends of the two loved ones who lost their lives in this serious accident.
If somebody close to you has been killed and you believe that the accident was not their fault, you have a variety of options when it comes to compensating. You are not alone when it comes to bringing a wrongful death claim, which is one of the best ways to receive compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, funeral costs, and more.
We do not want you to feel as if you are alone during this difficult time at the Nye Law Group, where your case is important to us. Call us today to find out how we can stand by your side 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.