Sumter Co., SC – Fatal US-15 Crash Victim ID’d as Eric Hazzard

Sumter Co., SC – Fatal US-15 Crash Victim ID’d as Eric Hazzard

Sumter Co., SC (February 20, 2024) – The South Carolina State Highway Patrol ID’d 45-year-old Eric Hazzard as the victim who lost their life in the motor vehicle accident that occurred on Friday morning, February 16.

Preliminary investigations show that just before 2:00 a.m., a 2020 Honda sedan was traveling south on US Highway 15 when it became involved in a collision. The impact of the crash caused the vehicle to go off the roadway and strike a pole. One person involved in the accident, identified as Hazzard, was pronounced deceased while at the scene. Authorities remained at the scene of the incident for a significant amount of time as they worked to clear the roadway near Manning Avenue. Investigations into the crash are ongoing.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Eric Hazzard.

Fatal Car Accidents in South Carolina

Sumter Co., SC – Fatal US-15 Crash Victim ID’d as Eric HazzardFatal car crashes in South Carolina are often devastating to deal with. Year after year, more than a thousand families lose loved ones in collisions on our roads. In many cases, these accidents are completely preventable. We continue to see actions like speeding, distractions, and impairment take the lives of innocent people across our state.

After losing a loved one in a fatal car collision, families have the ability to file wrongful death claims to obtain financial compensation. A wrongful death claim can help your family obtain the money you need for funeral costs, burial costs, and more. Acting quickly to protect your legal rights is imperative. Delaying to take legal action can result in the loss of evidence, which can significantly impact your ability to get justice for your loved one.

In the midst of losing a loved one, the last thing anyone wants to think about is legal matters. However, seeking representation from a wrongful death lawyer can provide much-needed support and guidance during this difficult time. By trusting in their expertise and experience, you can ensure that your rights are protected and justice is served for the loss of your loved one. Seeking assistance from a skilled wrongful death attorney as soon as possible can help you through this challenging process.

At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the pain and hardships that families go through during such difficult times. That is why our team is committed to providing effective and empathetic legal representation for those who have suffered this type of loss. Our mission goes beyond seeking financial compensation; we strive to offer comfort, support, and peace of mind as families navigate their way forward from this tragedy. If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, please do not hesitate to reach out to our experienced fatal car crash lawyers for a complimentary case evaluation at (800) 693-7833. We are here to help you explore your options and provide compassionate support during this challenging period. Our lawyers handle personal injury legal claims on a contingency fee basis. This ensures that you are able to get legal representation that you can trust without having to worry about any financial burdens upfront. Instead, you can focus on your family and moving forward as we fight to ensure your rights are protected.