Deadly Crash in Dillon County

On March 23, 2014, Carmichael was travelling near Lake View in Dillon, South Carolina when she apparently lost control of her vehicle, ran off the road and crashed.  Her mother, Ore Lee, was a passenger in the vehicle and passed away later that night in the hospital.  According to Carolina Live, Samantha Carmichael has been charged with Felony DUI and Driving Under Suspension.  She is currently awaiting bond.

This is an unfortunate situation for all involved.  The family must be devastated that they have lost a loved one and have the potential to lose yet another family member who likely faces a strict prison sentence.  During a time like this, no one wants to think about the costs.  However, the family will likely have to consider the expenses associated with the funeral for Ms. Lee.  For many individuals, this can be difficult to afford.  Our South Carolina personal injury attorneys understand that financial worry is the last thing on someone’s mind during these troubling times.  But, insurance companies are hesitant to turn over the policy limits even in a deserving cases.  You do not want an insurance company to take advantage because you are in a vulnerable state and settle for less than the claim deserves.  Our attorneys handle personal injury cases through every stage of the process and can represent your interests while you focus on what really matters.

We have injury attorneys licensed in South Carolina, Florida and Georgia.  Our central office is located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and we handle cases throughout the state.  We represent clients on all types of injury claims, including car accident, wrongful death, slip and fall and traumatic brain injury claims. Contact us today for a free consultation at (843) 839-2900 or online.

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