Charleston Co., SC – One Killed in Savannah Highway Collision

Charleston Co., SC – One Killed in Savannah Highway Collision

Charleston Co., SC (November 24, 2023) – One person lost their life as a result of a motor vehicle accident reported in Charleston County, according to law enforcement.

According to reports from the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office, two vehicles collided on Savannah Highway during the evening hours. The incident prompted authorities to shut down the roadway near St Paul Station 4 just before 9:00 p.m.

Eight people were injured as a result of the crash. The victims were transported to area hospitals for further care. Authorities confirmed that one victim, 37-year-old Nathan Head, suffered fatal injuries as a result of the collision. At this time, investigations into the crash are ongoing.

We hope the victims hurt in this crash recover quickly.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Nathan Head.

Fatal Car Accidents in South Carolina

Charleston Co., SC – One Killed in Savannah Highway CollisionMotor vehicle accidents are the cause of more than 40,000 deaths across the United States each year. Unfortunately, we see a fair share of these crashes take place right here in our state. Far too often, these accidents are a result of negligence. Leading factors include:

  • Speeding: Exceeding posted limits increases the risk of drivers losing control of their vehicles while also increasing the impact of collisions.
  • Drunk driving: Impaired judgment and delayed reactions from alcohol consumption can and often do lead to deadly collisions on our state’s roadways.
  • Fatigue: Exhaustion can have a devastating impact on a driver’s cognitive function and alertness. This dramatically increases the likelihood of fatal accidents on the road.

These and other reckless and careless actions continue to contribute to a significant number of fatal collisions in our state every year. If your loved one has died due to another driver’s reckless or careless actions, your family may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim against them. It is vital that you seek representation from a wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible. Your attorney will be able to get started on building a case against the defendant in fighting for the maximum possible compensation for your losses and damages.

At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the pain and suffering families go through following a fatal collision, which is why we are dedicated to providing compassionate support and aggressive legal representation. While no amount of compensation can make up for the loss of a loved one, it can help ease some financial burdens during this difficult time. We urge anyone who has lost a family member due to another person’s negligence on the road to reach out to our experienced attorneys for a free case evaluation. Let our dedicated legal advocates help you seek justice while you focus on healing with your family. Contact our law firm today at (800) 693-7833.