Greenville, SC (February 13, 2024) – A driver lost their life as a result of a fatal crash that took place on Monday in Greenville County. Just after midnight on February 12, the South Carolina Highway Patrol was notified that they were needed at the scene of a major collision on Interstate 85.
Crash reports indicate that a northbound side of the highway was blocked as a result of a motor vehicle accident involving a minivan and a car near mile marker 41. Authorities responded to the scene and immediately secured the road. One person involved in the accident, identified as a driver, was fatally injured. The victim was pronounced dead while on site. Five people in the van were transported to area hospitals for emergency medical treatment of injuries. At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured victims are able to recover quickly following this accident.
We offer our condolences to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal accidents in South Carolina
Fatal accidents are reported every day in our state. In many cases, drivers engage in drunk driving, failing to yield to others, or operating their vehicles while distracted. These and other actions can have overwhelming consequences for motorists who are sharing the road.
Losing a loved one in a fatal car accident is devastating, and the last thing anyone wants to think about during such a difficult time is filing a wrongful death claim. However, it can provide some financial relief for the unexpected expenses that come with such tragedies. By taking legal action promptly and seeking the help of an experienced attorney, you can increase your chances of receiving fair compensation for your losses. Some of the damages that our team will help your family recover include compensation for:
- Pain and Suffering Experienced by the Deceased Before Death
- Medical Expenses Related to the Deceased’s Final Injury or Illness
- Loss of Financial Support
- Funeral and Burial Expenses
- Loss of Companionship and Consortium
At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the pain and suffering that accompanies such a loss and are dedicated to helping our clients seek justice and receive fair compensation for their losses. Our compassionate team of attorneys will fight tirelessly for your rights while providing support and guidance every step of the way. Let us take on the legal burden so that you can focus on healing with your family. If you have lost a loved one due to a vehicle collision caused by someone else’s negligence, contact our skilled lawyers at (800) 693-7833 for a free case evaluation today. You don’t have to go through this difficult time alone – we are here for you.