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Date of Incident: March 27th, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Hardeeville Police Department

Type of Accident: Truck Accident

Location of Accident: Stiney Road in Hardeeville, SC

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: Officials reported that two people died in a head-on collision involving a tractor-trailer in Hardeeville on March 27. A 44-year-old woman from Hilton Head, and a 41-year-old Edgefield County resident, passed away on the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. Jasper County Coroner Willie Aiken confirmed that neither victim was wearing a seatbelt. The collision occurred around 8:40 a.m. on Stiney Road. The driver of the truck was unharmed, and the cause of the accident is still being investigated by the Hardeeville Police Department.

Local Media Coverage: Bluffton Today