This week an auto accident occurred between a tractor trailer truck and a pickup truck.
The 18-wheeler was backing up across Dongola Rd near Conway, SC when a pickup truck ran into its side. The passenger in the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene from blunt force trauma. The driver later passed away from mass trauma at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.
This tragic trucking accident is still under investigation by South Carolina Highway Patrol. The driver of the 18-wheeler was cited for failing to yield the right of way.