McCormick Co., SC (November 21, 2023) – A fatal motorcycle accident reported in McCormick County on Saturday evening claimed one person’s life. The incident occurred at around 5:15 p.m. on November 18.
According to reports from the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a 2012 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck attempted to make a left turn onto Whitetown Road from Upper Mill Road when it became involved in a crash with a 1998 Suzuki motorcycle. The motorcyclist was severely hurt in the crash. Authorities pronounced the victim deceased due to their injuries. At this time, investigations into the crash are underway.
We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in South Carolina
Fatal accidents take the lives of innocent people every single day. Regrettably, there are far too many instances where innocent people die as a result of these crashes right here in our state. Many of the fatal auto accidents that are reported on our roadways are entirely preventable. Leading factors in these fatal collisions include:
- Inexperienced drivers
- Failure to yield
- Driving under the influence of drugs
- Aggressive driving
- Poor visibility
After losing a loved one in a preventable crash due to the careless or reckless actions of another driver, your family can pursue a wrongful death claim against them. This type of legal action can provide financial relief for various damages that your family faces 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
It is absolutely critical that you take legal action right away. Your attorney will be able to get started on your case and fight for the maximum possible compensation for these and other damages. A wrongful death lawyer will not only fight to protect your legal rights, but they will advocate on your behalf every step of the way.
At Ted Greve & Associates, our goal is to provide compassionate and aggressive legal representation for families who have lost loved ones in car accidents. We understand that no amount of compensation can make up for the loss, but we believe in fighting for full and fair compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens that may arise. Our team of wrongful death attorneys are dedicated to helping you find peace of mind as you navigate through this difficult time. If you have lost a loved one due to a negligent motorist, please do not hesitate to contact our skilled legal advocates at (800) 693-7833 for a free case evaluation. Let us help you seek justice and closure during this challenging time.