Beaufort, SC – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Robert Smalls Parkway

Beaufort, SC – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Robert Smalls Parkway

Beaufort, SC (February 15, 2024) – One person died as a result of an automobile accident that occurred early Wednesday morning in Beaufort. The accident occurred at around 1225 a.m. on February 14.

Official reports provided by the South Carolina Highway Patrol show that a 2012 Ford pickup truck and a 2019 Kawasaki motorcycle collided on Robert Smalls Parkway. The crash prompted authorities to close down the roadway near Goethe Hill Road. Emergency crews remained at the scene extensively while working to clear the road. One person involved in the accident was fatally injured. The victim was pronounced deceased while at the scene. At this time, the incident is under investigation.

We offer our condolences to the family of the victim killed in this crash.

Fatal Auto Accidents in South Carolina

Beaufort, SC – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Robert Smalls ParkwayFatal car accidents take place far too often. In fact, these accidents take the lives of tens of thousands of people across the United States annually. Here in our state, we see a significant number of people lose their lives as a result of fatal crashes caused by careless and reckless drivers.

Some of the leading factors in fatal crashes across our state include:

  • Defective vehicle parts: defective vehicle parts can lead to devastating accidents that ultimately result in death.
  • Speeding: when drivers travel above the posted speed limit, they are likely to lose control of their vehicle and cause deadly collisions.
  • Driver fatigue: driving while too tired can lead to a driver drifting into another lane and crashing into a different vehicle on the road.
  • Ignoring traffic control devices: when drivers run red lights or pass stop signs, the increase the risk of accidents occurring.

After losing a loved one in a fatal pedestrian crash, your family has the opportunity to seek legal guidance and file a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. A dedicated wrongful death lawyer can help guide you through the process and help to ensure you have the best chance of getting justice and holding the reckless and negligent party accountable.

In a legal battle, it is important to have a strong and experienced team on your side. Our law firm offers free consultations to discuss your case and educate you on your rights as a victim. We are dedicated to fighting for the compensation you deserve, and we handle cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning there are no legal fees unless we win. With decades of experience and fearless litigators, our team will fight for what is right for you and your loved ones. We will do everything in our power to ensure your family is able to maximize the compensation you recover for both economic and non-economic damages that you face during this very difficult time. Do not hesitate to contact our fearless legal advocates at Ted Greve & Associates by calling (800) 693-7833 for a free and confidential consultation. Protect yourself, and let us help you seek justice today.