Plum Branch, SC (November 4, 2018) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol said that one person lost their life in a fatal car accident that occurred in Plum Branch last night, November 3.
Police responded to the scene of the accident around 6:00 p.m. on the South Carolina Highway 283 near Turkey Road. The driver was in his 2002 Kia SUV when he was involved in an accident and veered off the side of the road.
Troopers at the scene said that the vehicle overturned and struck a tree. The driver was immediately ejected from their vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Nobody else was injured in the accident.
The man who lost his life was identified as 53-year-old Edward Elgin of McCormick. He passed away at the scene of the crash.
Plum Branch Fatal Accident
First and foremost, we would like to extend our sympathies to the friends and family of Edward Elgin, as we understand just how difficult this experience can be for your family after losing somebody closest to you. Accidents happen for many reasons on our roads every day such as drowsy driving, distracted driving, DUI, speeding, and more. If you have lost somebody close to you in a South Carolina accident, you might wonder where you can turn.
It is important to remember that you have many rights under South Carolina personal injury law. At the Nye Law Group, our compassionate attorneys want to hear from you as you tell your side of the story and work toward protecting the rights of your loved one during the most desperate time. Please call us today for more information at 912-200-5230 to find out what we can do for you.
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