Union, SC – Head-On Crash on Jonesville Lockhart Hwy Takes One Life

Union, SC – Head-On Crash on Jonesville Lockhart Hwy Takes One Life

Union, SC (March 18, 2024) – A 19-year-old is dead as a result of a fatal accident reported in Union County on Saturday evening, March 16. The South Carolina Highway Patrol was called to the scene of the incident at around 4:10 p.m.

A preliminary report and show that a pickup truck and a sedan collided head-on on Jonesville Lockhart Highway at the intersection of Kelly Road. The involved vehicles were severely damaged in the accident. At least one had to be towed from the scene. The drivers of both vehicles were injured and had to be transported to area hospitals. A passenger in the sedan, identified as a 19-year-old, was fatally injured. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. At this time, the incident is under investigation.

We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this crash.

Fatal Auto Accidents in South Carolina

Union, SC – Head-On Crash on Jonesville Lockhart Hwy Takes One LifeFatal incidents in South Carolina claim the lives of countless individuals annually. Unfortunately, families who experience the loss of loved ones in such accidents often grapple with overwhelming mental and emotional impacts. The financial aftermath of these fatal collisions just makes it even more challenging to deal with the stress of the situation.

To alleviate some of the challenges ahead, families have the option to pursue wrongful death claims to recover compensation for damages. Among the damages that can be sought following a loss are:

  • Funeral and End-of-Life Expenses: This can include compensation for the reimbursement for funeral services, interment or cremation, and related costs.
  • Loss of Income: These damages often include lost earning capacity that an individual would have made had they survived. This helps to compensation families for the source of income lost due to the crash.
  • Pain and Suffering: Compensation may be recovered for the physical pain endured by the deceased before their passing.

To improve the likelihood of obtaining maximum compensation, seeking immediate legal representation from a South Carolina wrongful death lawyer is crucial. Your attorney can gather evidence and construct a robust case against the responsible party.

Experiencing the loss of a loved one due to negligence is an unimaginable tragedy, and at Ted Greve & Associates, we empathize with the pain and suffering it brings. Our team of dedicated wrongful death lawyers is committed to pursuing justice on your behalf. We will exert every effort to ensure you receive the maximum compensation for your losses, employing top-notch expertise and cutting-edge technology to strengthen your case. With us, there are no costs unless we achieve a successful outcome. If necessary, we will take your case to trial and persistently fight for justice. Contact us today for a complimentary evaluation of your case by calling our South Carolina personal injury law firm at (800) 693-7833, and let us assist in bringing closure during this challenging time.