Beech Island, SC (January 28, 2024) – A fatal motor vehicle accident reported in Beech Island claimed the lives of two individuals on Saturday evening, January 27. The South Carolina Highway Patrol was notified of the crash at approximately 4:10 p.m.
According to area law enforcement, a Toyota Camry was traveling eastbound on Williston Road. At the same time, and SUV was traveling westbound on the same roadway. For reasons unknown, the two vehicles collided in the area near Camelia Drive. The Aiken County coroner’s office confirmed that two people died as a result of the accident. The victims were identified as 52-year-old Angela Hancock and 46-year-old Eric Sargent. At this time, investigations surrounding the crash are ongoing.
We offer our condolences to the families of Angela Hancock and Eric Sargent at this time.
Fatal Accidents in South Carolina
Fatal crashes in South Carolina take the lives of more than 100 people every single month. These incidents often arise due to the negligent actions of drivers. When innocent people lose their lives in fatal collisions, families are often afforded the ability to take legal action.
Following a fatal crash, it is crucial that families file wrongful death claims against those who are responsible. A wrongful death claim can help your family hold the negligent driver accountable for their actions. It can also help your family recover the financial resources that you need to get through this very difficult time.
A wrongful death claim can help your family get money for funeral costs, lost earning capacity, property damage, and more. It is important that you act quickly to protect your rights. Waiting can result in the loss of evidence, an inability to reach out to witnesses, and other negative factors that will impact your ability to seek the maximum possible compensation for your losses and damages. It is important that you get started right away to ensure your family is able to get justice during this very difficult time.
At Ted Greve & Associates, P.A., we understand the immense pain and suffering that comes with losing a loved one in a car accident. Our dedicated and experienced lawyers are here to support and guide you through the legal process while fighting for justice on your behalf.
We have decades of experience handling wrongful death cases and will do everything in our power to hold negligent drivers accountable and obtain the compensation you deserve for your losses. Let us help ease your burden during this difficult time so that you can focus on healing and moving forward. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for a free consultation at (800) 693-7833 if you or a loved one has been involved in a fatal car accident. We are committed to providing personalized, dedicated legal service to every client because we believe that everyone deserves justice when faced with such heartbreaking events.