Car Accident in Edgefield County Leads to FatalityA car accident in Edgefield County, South Carolina led to one fatality and multiple personal injuries. On Tuesday evening, the collision occurred after a teen driving an SUV attempted to turn right onto Highway 25 from a driveway. A second vehicle tried to pass a third car while traveling south on the highway, and then collided with the SUV. Upon impact the second vehicle drove into a ditch, ignited, and left the driver of the vehicle fatally injured. The SUV driver and passengers sustained various injuries during the motor vehicle accident.

Depending on the level of impact a collision creates could mean the difference between a minor accident or a catastrophic event. Serious car accidents may lead to life-threatening injuries or even fatalities for both drivers and passengers. Survivors may endure long-term pain and debilitating injuries, which may make daily life and returning to work challenging.

If you or your loved ones have been injured in a car accident, our Lexington County car accident lawyers at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. will help accident victims pick up the pieces. You may schedule a free consultation by calling 803-929-3600 or 866-881-8623 or contact us online. With offices located throughout South Carolina, we serve clients in Lexington County, Richland County, Sumter County, Aiken County, Florence County, Lancaster County, York County, Orangeburg County, Kershaw County, and Newberry County, including those in towns of Columbia, Lexington, Irmo, Chapin, Rock Hill, Aiken, Sumter, Newberry, Florence, and Spartanburg.