Articles Posted in Impaired Driving Accident

Freddy Nance Killed While Walking Along Trinity Road in Sumter County.

Freddy Nance Killed While Walking Along Trinity Road in Sumter County. (Stock Photo: MurrayLegal.com)

Lynchburg, South Carolina News

A Lynchburg pedestrian accident tragically claimed a life Saturday, February 23, 2019.

According to WLTX.com, “the accident happened on Trinity Road in Lynchburg shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday when the driver of a 2010 Ford Edge struck a man walking along the road.”  The news story reports “Freddy Nance of Lee County died at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence from injuries he suffered in the accident.”  The driver of the vehicle “was arrested and faces one count of felony driving under the influence involving death and one count of hit and run,” according to TheItem.com.

Our Legal Take

As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and if the driver is found to be at fault, the family of Freddy Nance may elect to file civil claims for their loss.

Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian accident cases, The Murray Law Firm suggests that Mr. Nance’s family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the vehicle and roadways involved and a review of traffic surveillance footage will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.

Our Results

The Murray Law Firm has obtained over $100 million dollars in verdicts and settlements for its Clients, including for victims of pedestrian accidents such as this one. We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 888.842.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

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Pamela Lewis, 59, Struck and Killed by Allegedly Impaired Bus Driver Near Las Vegas Strip.

Pamela Lewis, 59, Struck and Killed by Allegedly Impaired Bus Driver Near Las Vegas Strip. (ReviewJournal.com)

Las Vegas News

According to ReviewJournal.com, “[a] bus driver was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after a woman was struck and killed Thursday morning [February 14] near the Las Vegas Strip.”  Fox5vegas.com is reporting “[t]he pedestrian, a 59-year-old woman was crossing…at 3325 South Las Vegas Boulevard near a marked crosswalk…[when] [t]he bus, heading north, hit the woman on her left side and drove over her.”  The news outlet reports “[t]he woman was taken to Sunrise hospital where she died from her injuries.”  According to the Review-Journal story, the bus driver “was arrested after being suspected of impairment” and “faces a charge of driving under the influence resulting in death.”  A subsequent update by ReviewJournal.com has identified the victim as “Las Vegas resident Pamela Lewis, 59.”

The accident remains under investigation per media reports.

Our Legal Take

As the details of this incident continue to develop, and if the driver of the bus is confirmed to be at fault, the family of Pamela Lewis may elect to file civil a claim for her wrongful death.  Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian claims, The Murray Law Firm suggests that Ms. Lewis’ family should retain an experienced personal injury firm without delay to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the roadways involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.

Our Results: Over $100 Million in Verdicts and Settlements

The Murray Law Firm has obtained over $100 million dollars in verdicts and settlements for its Clients, including for victims of pedestrian accidents such as this one. We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at 888.422.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

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DISCLAIMERS:  The information contained in this post is from secondary sources and may therefore contain inaccuracies. We will gladly correct or remove this post upon request.  The material contained in this post is not intended to constitute legal advice. As each Client is unique, please contact us for a free consultation on your particular case.  “Contingent attorneys’ fees” refers only to those fees charged by attorneys for their legal services. Such fees are not permitted in all types of cases. Court costs and other additional expenses of legal action usually must be paid by the client.

Ashlin Monteforte Killed

Alleged DUI Driver Claims the Life of Ashlin Monteforte, Injures 1 (Google Maps)

Myrtle Beach News

A fatal Myrtle Beach pedestrian accident claimed the life of 32-year-old Ashlin Monteforte and left another victim injured January 1, 2019.

According to Myrtle Beach Online, “[Ms.] Monteforte died of injuries sustained after she was struck by two vehicles on U.S. 17.”  A second pedestrian was transported to Grand Strand Regional Hospital with “serious, but not life-threatening injuries.” The surviving victim’s identity and condition have not been released.

South Carolina Highway Patrol told WMBF News, the driver has since been “charged with felony DUI resulting in death.”

Our Legal Take

As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and if the driver is found to be at fault, Ashlin Monteforte’s family may elect to file civil claims for their loss. Additionally, the surviving victim may also pursue claims for any injuries suffered.

Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian accident cases, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the victim’s family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the vehicle and roadways involved and a review of traffic surveillance footage will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.

Our Results

The Murray Law Firm has obtained over $100 million dollars in verdicts and settlements for its Clients, including for victims of pedestrian accidents such as this one. We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 888.842.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

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DISCLAIMERS:  The information contained in this post is from secondary sources and may therefore contain inaccuracies. We will gladly correct or remove this post upon request.  The material contained in this post is not intended to constitute legal advice. As each Client is unique, please contact us for a free consultation on your particular case.  “Contingent attorneys’ fees” refers only to those fees charged by attorneys for their legal services. Such fees are not permitted in all types of cases. Court costs and other additional expenses of legal action usually must be paid by the client.

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