Lexington, SC (November 20, 2018) – The Lexington Police Department cited a driver who caused a fatal car accident this past week for failing to yield the right-of-way.
The accident took place at the intersection of Augusta Road and Morgan Drive. One person lost their life as a result of this avoidable collision. The driver who cited at the scene for causing the crash has been identified as 79-year-old, Ted Ollie McGee Jr.
At this time, two investigation teams are taking a closer look at what caused the accident to become so deadly. Two cars were severely damaged at the scene of the accident, and debris was scattered all over the road, which caused severe backups in the area.
Police continue their investigation at this time. If you have lost somebody close to you in a serious accident, you have many options when it comes to your case. We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the person who tragically lost his in this accident. We hope that they will be able to find some comfort during this most difficult time.
Fatal Accident in Lexington
Across the U.S., 30,000 people will lose their lives in auto accidents due to the negligence of others in just one year alone. In 2009, 817 people were killed in South Carolina accidents, many of which could have been prevented.
At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our personal responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of others. It is important to remember that you have rights when it comes to your personal injury claim if you have lost somebody close to you in a preventable accident. If you have lost a loved one in an accident that was caused by the negligent actions of another, call the Nye Law Group today to speak with one of our compassionate and dedicated wrongful death attorneys. Don’t let the actions of others dictate what will happen to you and your family. Call us at 912-200-5230 for more information on how we can assist you.
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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.