In South Carolina, there are locally set regulations for all pedestrians. All local authorities require pedestrians to strictly comply with the directions of any official traffic controlled signs. Local regulations can also be solidified by authorities to prohibit pedestrians from crossing certain roadways or business districts in the area.
Even with proper regulations and safety for pedestrians, accidents still happen. Accidents involving pedestrians can result from drunk drivers, vehicle malfunctions and failure to yield for pedestrians.
If you are a pedestrian that has been involved with an automobile accident on Hilton Head Island, do not go uncompensated. Automobile accidents involving pedestrians are crucial and sometimes even fatal to some victims. Our attorneys at Berry & Carr are able to examine your case thoroughly with experience in cases of pedestrian accidents.