car accident

South Carolina Reporting Authority:  Richland County Coroner’s Office, Columbia Police Department

Type of Accident: Two Car Accident

Location of Accident: Leesburg Road at Newell Road in Richland County, SC

Injuries: Fatal injuries

Description of Accident:

Richland County authorities are investigating a horrific accident that claimed the life of an Irmo man.  According to reports, the collision occurred around 3am on the morning of January 9, 2022 at Leesburg Road at Newell Road in Richland County.  After impact, the victim’s car became engulfed in flames.  Tragically, he died at the scene.

Local Media Coverage: WIS 10