Ambulance attending scene of fedex truck accident in West Ashley SC

Date of Incident: May 7th, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Orangeburg County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Car accident

Location of Accident: Hwy 47 near Farmer’s Road in Orangeburg County, S.C.

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: A car crash in Orangeburg County claimed the life of an 18-year-old from Summerton, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The incident occurred around 2:45 am on SC 47, where a 2007 Toyota Camry carrying five individuals veered off the road and flipped over. One person died at the scene, while the other four were transported to MUSC by EMS.

Local Media Coverage: Live 5 News WCSC