Williamsburg Co., SC – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on US-52 Takes One Life

Williamsburg Co., SC – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on US-52 Takes One Life

Williamsburg Co., SC (May 10, 2024) – On May 8, troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident that occurred during the morning hours and claimed one person’s life. The crash was reported at around 6:30 a.m.

According to reports, a Volvo XC 90 sport-utility vehicle was traveling on US Highway 52 during the morning hours. For unknown reasons, the vehicle struck a pedestrian near Brockington Road. The pedestrian was severely injured in the crash. Despite medical efforts, the victim was pronounced deceased by authorities. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

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

Fatal Pedestrian Crashes in South Carolina

Williamsburg Co., SC – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on US-52 Takes One LifeIn 2022 alone, South Carolina witnessed over 1,700 individuals in our state lose their lives on the roads, a significant proportion of whom were pedestrians. For the families left behind, the devastation extends beyond the immediate loss. Many families struggle to move forward while dealing with the mental and emotional consequences that fatal crashes bring. In some cases, families have the ability to seek justice and compensation through wrongful death claims against those responsible. This legal path offers financial recovery for various damages:

  • Funeral Costs: Financial assistance to cover funeral and burial or cremation expenses.
  • Lost Inheritance: Accounts for the savings and assets the deceased would likely have saved and bequeathed.
  • Lost Wages and Future Earnings: Compensation for the deceased’s anticipated lifetime earnings, providing crucial support for their dependents.
  • Medical Expenses: Reimbursement for medical costs incurred before the loved one’s passing.
  • Value of Services and Support: Recognizes the contributions in services, care, and support the deceased would have provided.

Engaging with a skilled wrongful death lawyer in South Carolina is pivotal for families to ensure they receive the comprehensive compensation they are entitled to.

Ted Greve & Associates stands with families in South Carolina mourning the tragic loss of a loved one in pedestrian accidents. If you are dealing with the loss of a loved one and suspect another’s negligence is at fault, please do not hesitate to reach out for a free case evaluation. We aim to shoulder the legal burden, allowing you to focus on healing and rebuilding. Contact us at (800) 693-7833 to discuss your case. Our dedicated wrongful death lawyers in South Carolina are here to guide and support you through every step of this challenging process.