Pickens County, SC (November 6, 2018) – The Pickens County Coroner says that a teenage young man passed away following a serious fatal accident when he was struck by a vehicle on the morning of Nov 2. The accident was deemed a pedestrian accident.
The teenager has since been identified as 17-year-old Elijah Davis of Westminster. He was hit while he was walking along Tiger Boulevard, according to police.
Paramedics arrived on the scene and transported the teenager to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. Sadly, after Davis arrived at the hospital it was determined that his injuries were too severe and he was not able to survive. He was pronounced dead in the hospital because of severe trauma on November 2. He passed away at the Greenville Memorial Hospital that morning around 7:20 a.m.
We would like to take the time to offer our sincere condolences and heartfelt thoughts to the family and friends of the young man who was lost his life in this terrible accident. We realize that there is nothing quite as difficult as losing a young person, especially so suddenly. Our hearts go out to them. We hope that they are able to find comfort and peace as they try to process this tragic loss.
The Police Department is still investigating the accident.
Fatal Accidents in South Carolina
Pedestrian accidents in South Carolina are some of the most serious accidents that happen on our roadways. Overwhelming expenses can arise from these circumstances, causing chaos for a whole family.
At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our personal responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of another party. If a loved one has lost their lives in an accident and you and others are unsure of where you can turn, call us today. We have handled countless South Carolinians accident claims and we can help you too. Call us today to schedule a free consultation at 912-200-5230.
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