Date of Incident: March 28th, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: South Carolina Highway Patrol
Type of Accident: Car Accident
Location of Accident: Intersection of Highway 544 and Gibson Avenue near Surfside Beach, S.C.
Description of Accident: Details of a fatal crash that occurred on March 28th in the Surfside Beach area were released by the South Carolina Highway Patrol. An 80-year-old man driving a Mini Cooper was hit by a Nissan Altima while attempting to turn left from Gibson Avenue onto Highway 544 also known as Duck Pond Rd. He was taken to the hospital and died on April 7th.
Local Media Coverage: https://www.wmbfnews.com/2023/04/11/schp-releases-details-highway-544-crash-that-killed-80-year-old-man/