Florence, SC (December 29, 2023) – The Florence Police Department confirmed that one person was killed in a car crash that occurred on Friday afternoon in Florence. The crash was reported to law enforcement at around 12:15 p.m. on December 29.
According to local law enforcement, a Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling on Beltline Drive in the area near the Goodwill store when it crossed over the center line and struck a Dodge SUV. The force of the collision caused the pickup truck to overturn. The SUV was severely damaged due to the accident. Authorities arrived at the scene to provide care to the victims. The driver of the Dodge sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Chevrolet was transported to an area hospital for emergency care. At this time, the crash is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
Our condolences go out to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal Car Accidents in South Carolina
More than 40,000 lives are claimed by motor vehicle accidents in the United States every year. Unfortunately, many of these accidents take place right here in our state. Every year, countless people lose their lives as a result of preventable collisions on our roadways.
Losing a loved one in a car accident is an unimaginable tragedy that no family should have to endure. The emotional pain and anguish can be overwhelming, but it’s important to remember that there may be legal avenues available for seeking justice and compensation.
After enduring the loss of a loved one, bereaved families have the ability to file a wrongful death claim against the person responsible. This type of legal action can provide financial relief for various damages that bereaved families face. Some of the damages that can be requested in a wrongful death claim include lost earning capacity, funeral expenses, vehicle repairs, and more.
In the aftermath of a wrongful death, it is important to have a strong and experienced advocate by your side. A seasoned wrongful death lawyer can navigate the complexities of the legal system and fight for justice on behalf of you and your family. By working with an attorney, you can ensure that all necessary evidence is gathered to hold the responsible party accountable and secure maximum compensation for damages. During this difficult time, having a trusted legal ally can provide some peace of mind, knowing that someone is fighting for your rights and seeking justice for your loved one’s untimely passing.
At Ted Greve & Associates, we are dedicated to providing compassionate and aggressive legal representation for families who have faced this tragic loss. Our goal is to fight for justice and full compensation for our clients, so they can focus on healing and finding closure during this difficult time. If you have lost a loved one in an accident due to someone else’s negligence, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are here to support you and help ease the financial burden as best as we can. Call now at (800) 693-7833 to schedule a free case evaluation. Let us fight for justice and closure on your behalf so that you can focus on healing and finding peace during this challenging time.