Lexington Co., SC (January 27, 2024) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Friday evening outside of Irmo claimed one person’s life. The accident occurred just before 10:30 p.m. on January 26.
According to reports from the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a 2020 Yamaha motorcycle was heading westbound on the roadway when it became involved in a collision. As a result, the vehicle went off the right side of the roadway and collided with a guard rail. The motorcyclist was fatally injured in the accident. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. At this time, the crash is under investigation.
We offer our condolences to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in South Carolina
More than 100 people die every day in fatal collisions in the United States. Many innocent people lose their lives as a result of drivers who fail to operate their vehicles in a manner that is safe. Instead, they choose to be reckless and negligent while behind the wheel. We continue to see countless deaths caused by speeding, impaired driving, and yielding drivers across our state.
When a loved one is lost due to the negligence of another driver, families have the option to seek compensation. Through a wrongful death claim, families have the ability to recover compensation for various damages that they face during this difficult time. This can include:
- Medical expenses related to the deceased
- Loss of companionship
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Pain and suffering endured by the deceased
- Loss of financial support
Acting in a timely manner after the accident improves the chances of a favorable outcome. It is important to seek the help of a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible, as this will provide you with solid evidence to build your case and achieve justice.
At Ted Greve & Associates, we recognize the pain and devastation that accompanies the loss of a loved one due to negligence. Our team of wrongful death attorneys is committed to providing unwavering support and exceptional representation for our clients. With extensive knowledge and unwavering dedication, we have successfully helped numerous families obtain maximum compensation for their legal claims. If you are mourning the loss of a loved one in an accident, contact our dedicated personal injury legal team by calling (800) 693-7833 for a free consultation. We will tirelessly advocate on your behalf and guide you through every step of the process so that you can focus on healing while we strive for justice for your loss. Your family does not have to face this alone. Let our devoted legal team assist you in holding those responsible accountable and obtaining the closure and compensation that you deserve.