Columbia, SC – Fatal Auto Accident Reported on I-26 near MM 95

Columbia, SC – Fatal Auto Accident Reported on I-26 near MM 95

Columbia, SC (April 21, 2024) – A fatal motor vehicle accident reported on Friday morning in Columbia claimed one person’s life. The accident occurred at around 7:00 a.m. on April 19.

South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper reports indicate that two drivers were stopped on Interstate 26 after being involved in a crash near mile marker 95. As the drivers remained at the scene, another vehicle traveling on the roadway crashed into one of the involved vehicles. The driver of the vehicle that was struck was rushed to an area hospital for emergency care. Authorities confirmed that the victim died from their injuries after arriving. Two additional people were injured in the accident. Both victims were rushed to area hospitals for emergency care. At this time, investigations into the accident are underway.

We hope the injured victims recover quickly.

We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this accident.

Fatal Auto Accidents in South Carolina

Columbia, SC – Fatal Auto Accident Reported on I-26 near MM 95Fatal motor vehicle accidents take the lives of more than 1500 people annually in South Carolina. Many of these accidents are preventable. We see innocent people die due to vehicle collisions caused by drivers who are impaired, speeding, or otherwise reckless. The unfortunate truth is that even the most careful and considerate motorist is not out of harm’s way when it comes to sharing roads with negligent and careless drivers.

Families lose loved ones far too often due to vehicle collisions in our state. The unexpected experience of losing a loved one in a car accident carries an overwhelming burden of grief and confusion, often made worse by the pressure of unexpected financial hardships. Seeking help from a Columbia wrongful death lawyer during this vulnerable time offers families the ability to take action and get justice. These legal advocates dedicate themselves to ensuring that families receive the compensation necessary to cover medical expenses, funeral costs, and lost future earnings, thereby easing their financial burdens. Furthermore, by holding the responsible parties accountable, wrongful death lawyers play a crucial role in delivering justice, offering families a sense of closure and the peace needed to move forward.

The pain of losing a loved one in a fatal car crash is immeasurable, but finding justice does not have to be an uphill battle. At Ted Greve & Associates, we blend empathy with legal experience and knowledge, providing families the dedicated representation they need during such trying times. Our firm has spent decades fighting for the rights of those left behind, and we promise to pursue justice for your loved one with the same diligence. Call us at (800) 693-7833 for a compassionate, free consultation, and partner with a team that fights as hard for your family as you would.