In 2015, a motor vehicle collision occurred every four minutes in the state of South Carolina. Although most of these accidents did not result in serious injuries or death, the ones that did were life changing for the parties involved. […]
According to WBTW News 13, a collision between an ambulance and a pickup truck on SC 327 sent six people to the hospital with injuries. The accident happened on a Tuesday earlier this month at around 10:45 a.m. in Florence near E. Old Marion Highway. […]
In states like South Carolina, where the weather is fairly temperate year-round, motorists can expect to see cyclists riding on the road beside them often. Although there are a lot of advantages of pedaling whenever you can, there is one major drawback, and that’s the risk of serious injury should a collision occur. […]
According to WYFF 4, a 46-year-old woman died in a tragic three-car collision after failing to pass another vehicle on Locust Hill Road in Greenville County. The Highway Patrol reports that the woman was traveling west when her vehicle crossed over the centerline and swiped an SUV that had been traveling east. The SUV ran [...]
In South Carolina, dense fog is common during the cooler months, especially in the early mornings. Reduced visibility coupled with the congestion of rush hour is a dangerous combination, and people who do not know how to drive in heavy fog pose a risk to everyone on the road around them. […]
Hurricane season is in full swing in South Carolina, and more people are stocking up on the essentials like gasoline, water, and nonperishable foods. Preparing your home for a looming storm and any potential damage is second nature for most families in the southeast, but what about your vehicle? […]
You may have noticed a lot more deer on the roadways lately because the middle of mating season is fast approaching. According to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the mating season for white-tailed deer extends from the end of August to early January. […]
Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest holidays for road travel. Families all over the country use the three-day weekend to get in one last trip before the responsibilities of the new academic year overwhelm them. […]
A serious car accident can injure almost any part of the body. However, the neck is particularly vulnerable. In fact, whiplash is the most common collision injury, according to MedicineNet.com.
Driving on St. Patrick’s Day can be particularly dangerous. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, drunk drivers were responsible for 34 percent of road fatalities on St. Patrick’s Day in 2011. The national average for that year was only 31 percent, which indicates an increase in driving under the influence.