Woman in Wheelchair Killed by Vehicle in Conway Car Crash

Date of Incident: March 21, 2024

South Carolina Reporting Authority: York County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Crossing Guard Struck

Location of Accident: Springfield Parkway near Fort Mill Elementary School in Fort Mill, S.C.

Injuries: One fatality

Description of Accident: A Fort Mill Elementary School crossing guard tragically died in a traffic collision on March 21. The 61-year-old Fort Mill resident was struck while working at the school entrance on Springfield Parkway around 3 p.m. Emergency services transported him to Piedmont Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries. Crisis counselors will continue to be available for students and staff coping with the loss of the crossing guard. Investigation is ongoing.

Local Media Coverage: Fort Mill school crossing guard dies after being struck on duty (Post & Courier)