Lexington, SC – 2 Car Accident After Driver Runs Red Light

Lexington, SC (October 21, 2018) – A portion of highway in Lexington, SC was shut down Sunday morning at 10:00 after a two-car collision on Interstate 20 claimed the lives of one of the drivers.

According to the Lexington County Coroner’s Office Michael John Callanan, 72, of Lexington failed to stop for a red light and continued through the intersection on South Lake Drive. He then crashed into a car that was exiting the nearby interstate. Callanan was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

The other driver was transported to Palmetto Health-Richland for non-life threatening injuries.

Lexington, SC - 2 Car Accident After Driver Runs Red Light

South Carolina Car Accidents

We offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Micheal John Callanan and hope that the other driver is able to quickly recover from his injuries.

If you have been involved in a car accident, the first steps that you should take is to call the police and then seek medical attention if necessary. Once that is taken care of it is equally important that you speak with a licensed accident attorney. A qualified attorney will be able to assist you in gathering the crucial bits of information that will be necessary for you to win your case. You will the help of an attorney to establish liability in the accident so that you can go ahead and file your claim. We want to protect your rights from people who are only out for themselves. We will stand by you until everything is settled.

Nye Law Group knows that you have several rights towards compensation and we want to help you achieve that. You are not alone when it comes to seeking compensation for your damages such as medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you would like to discuss your case with a practicing attorney, give us a call at 912-200-5230 for a free consultation today.

Note: A variety of outsides 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.

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