Myrtle Beach, SC (December 4, 2023) – Two people lost their lives as a result of a fatal collision in the Myrtle Beach area on Saturday evening, December 2. The accident was reported to area law enforcement at around 9:55 p.m.
According to reports provided by the Myrtle Beach Police Department, a 1994 Buick sedan was involved in a crash on Roman Road near Red Bluff Road. As a result of the collision, the vehicle went off the roadway and collided with a tree, causing the vehicle to burst into flames. Two people in the vehicle were fatally injured. The victims were pronounced deceased at the scene. The Horry County Fire Rescue responded to extinguish the fire and secure the area. At this time, the cause of the crash is being investigated.
We offer our condolences to the families of the two people killed in this crash.
Fatal Car Accidents in South Carolina
Fatal accidents take place far too often in South Carolina. Each year, countless people lose their lives as a result of collisions caused by the negligent actions of others. When drivers do not operate their vehicles in a safe manner, it can have devastating consequences for everyone nearby.
The unfortunate truth is that we see many people die as a result of crashes caused by speeding drivers. Impairment is another factor that commonly contributes to the high rates of fatal accidents in our state. Additionally, there are countless instances that take place as a result of drivers who are distracted, fail to yield, and are otherwise negligent and reckless.
After losing a loved one in a fatal collision, families have legal options that can help them move forward. Working with a wrongful death lawyer can help you protect your rights and get justice. Your attorney will be able to investigate the accident for you and prove that negligence contributed to the accident. They will be able to help you recover full compensation for the damages that your family has to face.
It is imperative to seek guidance from a skilled legal team right away. Your attorney will want to get started on your case right away to provide you with the best chance of protecting your rights and getting justice. Waiting can result in the loss of evidence and make it difficult to reach out to witnesses. This makes it vital to seek legal guidance right away.
At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the pain and suffering that comes with losing a loved one in a fatal collision and are dedicated to helping families seek justice and receive the compensation they deserve. Our compassionate car accident attorneys will fight tirelessly on your behalf, easing the financial burden and allowing you to focus on healing and moving forward. If you have suffered this unimaginable loss, please get in touch with our dedicated legal team by calling (800) 693-7833 for a free consultation.