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A two-car collision in Lincolnton, NC, resulted in two deaths and one person being hospitalized on Friday, March 26.
Authorities say the crash happened around 1 PM on Campground Road near Pine Ridge Drive. A 2003 Chevy Avalanche was moving west on Campground Road when it crossed the centerline and struck an eastward-bound 2002 GMC Yukon head-on.
Troopers report the GMC’s driver, 73-year-old Boyce Moore, and passenger, Michael Spillars, 74, both, unfortunately, died at the scene.
The Chevy’s driver, 28-year-old … Read more
An Anderson County, SC accident left one person dead after a pickup truck turned in front of a motorcycle on Wednesday, March 24.
Authorities with the South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) say the crash occurred just after 5:30 p.m. on the South Carolina Highway 28 Bypass near Monitor Drive. Austin Neal Shirley, 50, of Anderson was riding west on a Harley Davidson. A pickup truck was turning out of a private drive to also head west, and it collided with … Read more
A late-night fiery crash on I-85 involved six vehicles and left two people dead on Thursday, March 18.
Troopers say the crash happened around 10:22 p.m. Thursday near mile marker 88. First, a tractor-trailer rear-ended another tractor-trailer that was stopped on I-85 because of construction. The first tractor-trailer then side-swiped a Ford pickup and hit a Nissan Altima. Some of the vehicles were pushed into two more tractor-trailers due to the impact of the accident.
According to troopers, the Nissan … Read more
A tragic accident in Aiken County, SC on Sunday, February 28, left a motorcyclist dead after a collision with a Buick.
Officials say the accident happened on Williston Road in Beech Island, around 1 PM. Daniel W. Fenn, 47, of Warrenville, was heading east on Williston Road on a 2001 Harley Davidson motorcycle. A 2010 Buick 4-door turned off Woodcrest Place into the bike’s path, causing the motorcycle to crash into the front driver area of the SUV. Sadly, Fenn … Read more
A rear-end collision early Thursday morning, February 25, left one person dead in Darlington, SC.
South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) says they responded to the accident on Interstate 20 near mile marker 133 shortly after 1 AM. A 2005 Pontiac Vibe and a 2020 Jeep Utility were both driving east on I-20 when the Jeep hit the rear of the Pontiac. This collision sent both vehicles off the right side of the road.
The Pontiac then crashed into a tree. … Read more
A Lumberton, NC crash involving three vehicles resulted in one death and left two more people injured on Thursday, March 4.
Authorities with the North Carolina Highway Patrol (NCHP) say the accident happened around 7:20 on Thursday evening, about two-tenths of a mile west of Covington Farm Road. A 2018 Chevrolet car and a 1996 Saturn were both heading west on N.C. 20. The Chevrolet, driven by Maurice Williams of St. Pauls, was behind the Saturn.
Sergeant Locklear of the … Read more
A six-car wreck on I-26 on Monday, March 9, left one man dead and another person injured.
Authorities say the accident happened in Berkeley County, SC when six cars were driving on I-26. A 2018 freightliner hit a 2020 Chevy Malibu in the rear, which resulted in the Chevy Malibu striking a 2012 Ford van and the rear of a 2013 Peterbilt. Meanwhile, the 2018 freightliner then crashed into a 2019 Nissan Altima. The Nissan Altima then struck a 2020 … Read more
A single-vehicle wreck in Abbeville, SC on January 23 left one person dead, and another in jail on DUI charges.
Authorities say the crash happened around midnight. 21-year-old Kaityln Kellet was driving on Suber Rd. in Abbeville County when her vehicle, a 2007 Jeep Wrangler, crossed the center line. Kellet then overcorrected, sending the Jeep off the right side of the roadway. There it hit a ditch and a fence before overturning.
Sadly the Jeep’s passenger, Gabriel C. Smith, 21, … Read more
A Horry County resident has died following a tragic crash where a car turned in front of his motorcycle near the 4000 block of Holmestown Road.
Officials say the accident happened around 12:15 PM on January 30. A motorcycle driven by Timothy Hurney, 20, was moving east on Holmestown Road. A Passat attempted to turn onto Holmestown from Edenborough Drive and crossed the bike’s path. Hurney was unable to stop in time and hit the driver’s side of the car. … Read more
A community across the state of South Carolina is mourning the loss of Jessica Munyon, an SC Whitmore school teacher, who died in a Spartanburg County crash on Wednesday, February 10.
Authorities say Munyon’s car vehicle was hit by another car fleeing law enforcement officers. Sadly, Munyon was later pronounced dead from severe injuries suffered in the crash.
A news release said a South Carolina Highway Patrol deputy had tried to stop the driver who hit Munyon’s car, but he … Read more