Greenwood County, SC (November 23, 2018) – In Greenwood County, a woman passed away following a fatal car accident on Thursday afternoon, November 22, in an Upstate Hospital.
The collision took place around 4:30 p.m. on Old Laurens Highway and Airport Road just north of Greenwood. Troopers say that the driver of a 2017 Jeep was traveling north and the driver was involved in an accident, which caused them to go off the side of the road and into a ditch.
The driver was identified as 67-year-old Robbie Turnage, who was taken to the hospital and passed away. She died of blunt force trauma. Nobody else was injured in the accident.
At this time, police continue to investigate the circumstances of the crash.
First and foremost, we would like to extend our sincerest condolences to those involved in this serious accident and to the friends and family of Robbie Turnage, who lost her life too soon in this accident.
Fatal Accident in South Carolina
South Carolina is no stranger to serious and fatal accidents, which happen every year on our roadways. In 2012 alone, 863 people lost their lives in serious car accidents, which was an increase of 35 from 2011. These accidents continue to increase every year, which shows that something must be done to change these circumstances.
At the Nye Law Group, we have a personal responsibility to stand up for the rights of those who have been seriously injured or families who have lost a loved one in serious and life-altering accidents. You might wonder where you can turn if you have had to say goodbye to a loved one too soon. You and your family might be suffering the consequences of a serious accident as you face a variety of bills that you are typically not accustomed to. Call us today to find out how we can help in your time of need at 912-200-5230.
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