car driving down a rural road

South Carolina Reporting Authority:  Greenwood County Coroner’s Office, South Carolina Highway Patrol

Type of Accident: Single Vehicle Crash

Location of Accident: S.C. Highway 702 near Eddy Road

Injuries: Fatal Injuries

Description of Accident:

A single-vehicle accident on January 8, 2022, resulted in the death of a young man from Ninety Six in Greenwood County, SC. According to authorities, the victim was traveling westbound on South Carolina Highway 702 near Eddy Road.  His vehicle drifted off the right side of the road and then overcorrected, causing the vehicle to hit several tress on the left side of the highway.  Tragically, the man was killed at the scene.

Local Media Coverage: Index Journal