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Date of Incident: July 3rd, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Fairfield County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Car Accident

Location of Accident: Rock Bridge Road and Rattlesnake Road near Lake Wateree, S.C.

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: An 87-year-old Winnsboro resident died in a head-on collision in Fairfield County, South Carolina. The crash occurred when a Lincoln SUV crossed the center line and collided with a Volvo sedan near the intersection of Rock Bridge Road and Rattlesnake Road. The victim, a passenger in the Volvo, succumbed to her injuries at Prisma Health Richland hospital. Both drivers sustained injuries and were transported to local hospitals.

Local Media Coverage: WIS 10 TV