Charleston, SC (November 14, 2023) – A 67-year-old pedestrian died as a result of a fatal collision reported in the Charleston area. At around 9:0 p.m. on November 10, calls for assistance came in regarding a crash that occurred on Interstate 26.
Preliminary reports show that a pedestrian was struck by a 2008 Chevrolet pickup truck on the westbound side of Interstate 26 near mile marker 209. The pedestrian suffered severe injuries due to the crash
The Charleston County Coroner’s Office confirmed the pedestrian’s name was Theodore Ward Walker Jr. Walker was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The crash is actively under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
We offer our sympathies to the family of Theodore Ward Walker Jr.
Fatal Auto Accident in South Carolina
Each year, tens of thousands of people die as a result of fatal crashes in the United States. There are far too many instances where people lose their lives as a result of negligent and reckless drivers. We see many accidents take place as a result of fatal collisions caused by speeding motorists, drivers who are impaired by alcohol, drivers who are distracted, and drivers who are simply negligent while behind the wheel.
Unfortunately, the impact of the fatal collision can be incredibly far-reaching. Families often struggle to deal with the overwhelming mental, financial, and emotional impacts that these crashes bring. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, your family should take legal action by reaching out to a wrongful death lawyer right away. An attorney will be able to fight to protect your rights and hold the negligent party accountable as you focus on your family and moving forward.
Your attorney will be able to conduct an investigation, gather evidence, work with experts, and build the strongest case possible on your behalf. They will be able to negotiate compensation to ensure you have the financial resources needed to move forward. It is in your best interest to act quickly to protect your rights and get justice.
At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the challenges that come from the unexpected loss of a loved one, and we are dedicated to providing compassionate and effective representation for bereaved families. Our seasoned wrongful death attorneys will fight for justice on your behalf so you can focus on healing and finding closure. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, we encourage you to reach out to our wrongful death legal team at (800) 693-7833 for trusted support and guidance. We are here to help you through this challenging journey and fight for your rights every step of the way.