Date of Incident: October 13, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: South Carolina Highway Patrol
Type of Accident: Car Accident
Location of Accident: I-26 Westbound near mile-marker 167 in Orangeburg County, S.C.
Injuries: One fatality
Description of Accident: A fatal two-vehicle collision occurred on Friday morning on I-26 westbound in Orangeburg County. A 2014 Chevrolet Impala collided with a 2007 Mack truck at the 167-mile marker. The Chevrolet driver succumbed to injuries at the hospital, while the Mack truck driver remained unharmed. The victim’s identity is pending release by the Orangeburg County Coroner’s Office, as the investigation into the crash continues.