Wellford, SC – Fatal Crash on Warren H Abernathy Hwy Takes Two Lives

Wellford, SC – Fatal Crash on Warren H Abernathy Hwy Takes Two Lives

Wellford, SC (May 9, 2024) – The Spartan County coroner’s office confirmed that two people died as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday evening in Welford. Authorities were called to the scene of the accident on May 7.

Official reports indicate that a collision involving two vehicles occurred just before midnight on Warren H Abernathy Highway. The incident blocked multiple lanes of the road near the Upward Star Center. Authorities arrived at the scene and located the involved vehicles with moderate damage. One person involved in the accident, identified as 47-year-old Armando Luis Torres, was pronounced deceased at the scene due to his injuries. One additional victim, identified as 67-year-old Deborah Heanu, was transported to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center, where she died from her injuries. At this time, the incident is under investigation.

We offer our sympathies to the families of Armando Luis Torres and Deborah Heanu.

Fatal Auto Accidents in South Carolina

Wellford, SC – Fatal Crash on Warren H Abernathy Hwy Takes Two LivesEvery day, the lives of countless families are shattered due to fatal accidents on our roads, a heartbreaking reality that points to preventable causes more often than not. The disregard for safety and reckless behavior by some drivers—be it through driving under the influence, ignoring right-of-way rules, or blatantly running red lights—leads to irreplaceable losses and unspeakable grief for the families left behind.

In these moments of profound sorrow, where the void left by a loved one seems insurmountable, pursuing legal recourse can offer a path toward accountability and financial stability. A South Carolina wrongful death lawyer can provide the necessary assistance to seek justice for your loss, aiming to hold those responsible accountable for their actions. While no amount of money can replace the presence of a loved one, achieving fair compensation can help alleviate the financial burdens faced during such a difficult period.

At Ted Greve & Associates, we stand ready to support families navigating through these challenging times with compassion and determination. Understanding the dual nature of the struggle faced—the deep emotional toll and the financial pressures—the attorneys at our firm strive to offer both comfort and robust legal advocacy. Our goal is to ensure that your family receives the justice and compensation it deserves, aiming to lighten the financial load while you focus on healing.

We know that experiencing the loss of a loved one in a tragic accident is one of life’s most challenging experiences. If your family is struggling with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one, we invite you to contact our experienced personal injury lawyers for a free case evaluation at (800) 693-7833. By choosing Ted Greve & Associates, you’re not just getting legal representation; you’re gaining allies committed to fighting alongside you for justice and support. Allow us the honor of standing beside you during this time, advocating on your behalf so you can dedicate your energies towards remembering your loved one and finding a path forward with your family.