Highway Patrol Investigates Overnight Deadly Accident
The SC Highway Patrol is still investigating a deadly overnight accident on S.C. 9 around 2 am. The crash involved a single car, a 2001 Buick, and killed the driver. Police say the vehicle was going southbound on SC 9 and drove off the right side of the road and struck a concrete support beam of a bridge. The driver was wearing a seat belt but was pronounced dead at the scene from multiple blunt force injuries. Police are still working to determine why the driver left the roadway.