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Date of Incident: August 30th, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Goose Creek Police Department

Type of Accident: Car Accident

Location of Accident: U.S. 52/South Goose Creek Blvd near Camelot Drive in Goose Creek, S.C.

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: Goose Creek Police reported that a Honda Accord was lifted by a gust of wind and flipped onto another vehicle around 12:30 p.m. near Camelot Drive. Both occupants suffered minor injuries and were hospitalized. Berkeley County’s Emergency Manager and the National Weather Service confirmed the incident as a brief, weak tornado associated with Hurricane Idalia. No further damage was reported.


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