Spartanburg, SC – Man Loses Life in Automobile Accident

Spartanburg, SC (December 16, 2018) – A car crash that took place near Main Street and River View Drive around.

Spartanburg, SC (December 16, 2018) – A car crash that took place near Main Street and River View Drive around 9:00 on Sunday morning has claimed the life of 49-year-old Anthony Bernard Beasley of Gaffney, according to the local coroner’s report.

The Spartanburg Police took statements from various witnesses that all claimed that cars appeared to be racing on East Main Street just minutes before the tragic crash occurred. First responders to the scene said that a vehicle was overturned in the roadway in close proximity to the Fresh Market store. The accident caused the closure of Main Street for a brief period of time but it has since been reopened for normal use. Medical reports from the coroner indicate that Beasley died of massive head trauma and the coroner’s office is currently awaiting the results of a blood toxicology report that tests for drugs and alcohol.

The Spartanburg Police Department is currently still investigating the cause of this crash.

Spartanburg, SC - Man Loses Life in Automobile Accident

Car Accidents in South Carolina

According to data compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in 2015 over 1000 car accidents ended up being fatal for South Carolina drivers. For every 100,000 people, the state of South Carolina has a car accident fatality rate of approximately 20 traffic accident-related deaths. This number is almost double the national average. Some of the primary causes of these traffic accidents are distracted driving, speeding, and driving under the influence. Other minor contributing factors include failure to yield the right-of-way, falling asleep at the wheel, and following too closely (tailgating).

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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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