Date of Incident: October 14, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: Berkeley County Coroner’s Office
Type of Accident: Golf cart accident
Location of Accident: North Creek Drive in Summerville, S.C.
Description of Accident: A tragic incident in Summerville claimed the life of a 6-year-old boy earlier this month. According to the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office, the young victim lost his life on October 14 at 6:58 p.m. after falling off a golf cart and being struck on North Creek Drive. The boy was rushed to a nearby emergency room, where he succumbed to his injuries. The Berkeley County Coroner’s Office, along with the South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP), is conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding this accident.