Ware Shoals, SC (October 29, 2023) – On Saturday morning, emergency officials were called to the scene of a fatal accident that occurred in Lawrence County. The accident took place just after 4:50 a.m. on October 28.
Law enforcement reports indicate that a man was struck by a vehicle on Highway 25 near Business 25. The man suffered fatal injuries. The victim, identified as 22-year-old Michael Vickery of Gray Court, South Carolina, was pronounced dead on site.
The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the crash.
Our condolences go out to the family of Michael Vickery at this time.
Fatal Auto 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.
Losing a loved one is never easy, and when it happens due to someone else’s negligence, the pain can be even more unbearable. At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand how devastating it can be to lose a loved one in a fatal accident due to the negligence of another driver. That’s why we are committed to providing top-notch legal representation for our clients who have lost a loved one in a fatal collision. With our track record of success and dedication to holding responsible parties accountable, we strive to bring justice and closure to our clients during this difficult time. Let us handle your case while you focus on healing by contacting our team at (800) 693-7833 for a free case evaluation today. Our fearless legal advocates are ready to fight for your rights and provide the support needed during this challenging journey.