Horry County, SC (December 8, 2018) – In Horry County, police say that one person lost their life in a pedestrian accident after they were struck by a vehicle late Friday night, December 7.
Horry County police officials responded to the scene and found that a pedestrian had been trying to cross Dick Pond Road and Highway 707. At the time, the driver, who has not yet been identified, was traveling west.
The pedestrian was immediately struck and transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. While there, they tragically passed away. The driver and the passenger were not injured in the accident.
Police continue their investigation into the matter at this time.
We understand how difficult it can be for a family to come to terms with a pedestrian accident, which is why we would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the pedestrian who lost their life in this horrific accident.
Pedestrian Accident in South Carolina
South Carolina is known for having one of the highest death tolls when it comes to motor vehicle accidents, even those that involve pedestrians. Pedestrians are known for being some of the most vulnerable parties on South Carolina roads, easily having their lives taken at the hands of negligent parties every day. We want you to know that we have experience in a wide variety of personal injury cases and are here to listen to you in your time of need.
At the Nye Law Group, we acknowledge that your case results are especially important after you have lost a loved one in a serious and life-changing accident. Our compassionate, dedicated accident attorneys have received proven case results for those involved in these serious accidents and are here to protect your rights when you need it most. Do not hesitate to contact us to find out how we can make a difference in your case at 912-200-5230.
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