Recently, a man was killed in a Chester County, South Carolina car wreck when, officials say, a 1999 GMC Yukon overturned and struck a tree. The accident occurred on SC 97 shortly before 2:00 a.m.
Police report that the passenger was ejected from the car after impact and was declared dead on the scene; he was not wearing a seatbelt. The driver was taken to the hospital. Investigators are still investigating the cause of the accident and charges are pending.
Driving late at night comes with many dangers. The likelihood of drivers being under the influence is exponentially increased in the late hours. If you or someone close to you has been involved in an accident call the law offices of Reeves, Aiken & Hightower, LLP. Put our experience and training to work for your family. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you for a private consultation. Call us today. Our law firm proudly serves residents in Rock Hill, SC, Fort Mill, SC, Columbia, SC, Charlotte, NC, and the surrounding areas. You can reach our Fort Mill, SC office at 803-548-4444 or toll free at 877-374-5999.