Date of Incident: May 6th, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: Orangeburg County Coroner’s Office
Type of Accident: ATV accident
Location of Accident: Hwy 389 in Orangeburg County, S.C.
Description of Accident: A crash on SC 389 late Saturday night resulted in the death of a 26-year-old man from Neeses, who succumbed to his injuries at MUSC Health in Orangeburg. The victim was driving an ATV heading south when it collided with a Freightliner tractor-trailer that was also traveling south, according to reports from the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at around 11:55 p.m., and the authorities are conducting an investigation into the incident.