Train Accident In Cayce, SC: What You Need To Know

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SC Train Accident

Two people were killed and at least 100 more were injured and transported to local hospitals in a crash involving a freight train and an Amtrak passenger train early Sunday in Cayce, South Carolina. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their loved ones affected by this tragedy. The Strom Law Firm is here to assist anyone needing further information or support regarding the Amtrak train accident in the Columbia, SC area.

Amtrak Hotline:

Amtrak has set up a hotline for those seeking information about the derailment of Amtrak Train 91 this morning in Cayce, SC.

Amtrak Hotline: 1-800-523-9101

Local Hospitals:

The Palmetto Health Hospital System has received 62 patients from the accident. Please find their contact information below:

Palmetto Health Baptist: 803-296-5010

Palmetto Health Baptist Parkridge: 803-907-7000

Palmetto Health Richland: 803-434-7000

Additionally, some patients are believed to have been transported to

Lexington Medical Center: 803-791-2000

Travel Information:

If you are traveling to the area to be with a loved one, the closest airport is Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

Some may find it easier to fly into Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and drive to the Columbia area via Interstate-77.

Our Experience

The Strom Law Firm helped thousands of injured people and their loved ones secure compensation after the last serious train derailment in South Carolina. Our train accident attorneys have extensive experience in this area of the law. Please contact us at 803-252-4800 if we can be of further assistance to you and your loved ones during this difficult time.

About Pete Strom

Defending criminal charges including drug crimes, DUI, CDV, mail fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud, computer crimes, money laundering, and juvenile crimes, Pete also handles Federal and State investigations. Representing individuals in Civil Matters including Class Actions, Personal Injury, Qui Tam Actions, Defective Products, Nursing Home Neglect, and Professional Licensing Defense cases. Joseph Preston “Pete” Strom, Jr., the managing partner at Strom Law Firm, L.L.C., has been fighting for justice since 1984.

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