Warrensville, SC (January 1, 2024) – A fatal accident reported in Warrensville claimed one person’s life on New Year’s Eve. At around 8:10 p.m. on December 31, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene of a crash on South Carolina State Route 28, Fury’s Ferry Road.
Reports provided by the Sheriff’s Office indicate that a Nissan Altima was heading westbound on the roadway when it collided with a Toyota 4Runner in the area of Millstone Drive. Authorities confirmed that the Toyota entered the roadway while pulling into the path of the vehicle. The driver of the Nissan was severely hurt in the crash. The victim was transported to Augustine University Medical Center for emergency care. However, they died from their injuries after arriving. The victim was later identified as 23-year-old Carson Levi Downs. A 16-year-old was driving the Toyota at the time of the crash. Investigations into the accident are underway.
Our condolences go out to the family of Carson Levi Downs.
Fatal Car Accidents in South Carolina
Fatal crashes are reported every day in South Carolina. Far too often, these accidents are completely preventable. We continue to see innocent people die as a result of drivers who are negligent. When drivers enter roadways without having the right-of-way, it can lead to devastating accidents. Unfortunately, thousands of fatal collisions are reported every month in the United States.
Here in South Carolina, we see a significant number of innocent people die as a result of accidents that take place on our roadways. Fatal accidents often have overwhelming consequences for families, who are forced to deal with the overwhelming pain and suffering, and emotional trauma. Far too often, families face significant financial burdens as well.
Losing a loved one is already a difficult and painful experience, but when their death is caused by someone else’s negligence, it becomes even more devastating. However, having a skilled wrongful death lawyer on your side can help you seek justice for your loved one and hold the responsible parties accountable. From navigating complex legal processes to fighting for fair compensation, these attorneys are crucial in helping families cope with the aftermath of a tragic accident. With their support, you can focus on healing and honoring your loved one’s memory while they fight for the justice your family deserves.
Our team at Ted Greve & Associates is here to provide you with fearless legal representation to help protect your rights. With our experienced auto accident lawyers by your side, you can trust that we will pursue the maximum compensation you deserve and hold the negligent party accountable for their actions. We are dedicated to fighting for justice and have a proven track record of success in wrongful death cases. Don’t hesitate any longer; contact us today at (800) 693-7833 to schedule a consultation and begin your journey towards justice and closure.