A car accident in Greenville, South Carolina, resulted in a fatality and personal injuries for two other victims. Shortly after 11 pm, on Sunday night, the fatal car crash occurred on West Blue Ridge Drive and Old Buncombe Road when a car that ran a red light slammed into an SUV that was attempting to make a left turn. The 23-year-old driver of the car who was trapped in his car sustained a fatal head injury. Both the SUV driver and the young passengers incurred injuries in the Greenville car wreck and were brought to the Greenville Memorial Hospital to receive medical treatment.
Failure to obey traffic signals may be a contributing factor in numerous motor vehicle accidents like the Greenville car wreck. Drivers and passengers may incur serious injuries or potential fatalities in crashes of this nature. Side-impact collisions, which may vary in severity, are one of the many types of accidents that may occur when a driver runs a red light or fails to adhere to traffic guidelines.
If you or your loved ones have been injured in a car accident, our South Carolina car accident lawyers at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. will assist you in recovering the compensation to which you are entitled. 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.