Posted on: March 30, 2011
Four people were injured in a car accident on Interstate 77 near Sissonville on Wednesday, according to news reports .
The accident occurred around 3 p.m. Wednesday when a driver heading south on I-77 through Kanawha Valley reportedly lost control of his vehicle. He crashed through a median on the interstate and then struck another vehicle head-on.
It is unclear how the accident occurred, but South Carolina Highway Patrol investigators said four people sustained injuries in the crash. Both drivers as well as two passengers were injured.
South Carolina Highway Patrol investigators are working to determine the exact cause of the collision. Factors including distracted driving and driving under the influence have not been ruled out.
As a Charleston car accident attorney , I’m saddened to hear about this head-on collision. I hope all the injured victims are able to experience a full and speedy recovery. I hope investigators are able to determine exactly how this collision occurred so an accident like this can potentially be prevented in the future.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident and are suffering from hospital bills or personal injuries, contact a personal injury lawyer in Charleston .