Date of Incident: November 9, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: South Carolina Highway Patrol
Type of Accident: Car Accident
Location of Accident: Intersection of Hwy 301 and East Country Club Road in Dillon, S.C.
Injuries: Two Fatalities and Two Others Injured
Description of Accident: The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash near Dillon, where a sedan and pickup collided, resulting in two deaths and multiple injuries. The incident occurred at 11 p.m. on Highway 301. The 23-year-old sedan driver and a juvenile passenger lost their lives at the scene. Two other sedan passengers were flown to the hospital, while the pickup driver, also injured, was transported to the hospital by EMS. The tragic event underscores the importance of road safety and the need for thorough investigations into such accidents.