Two Yemassee Men Killed in Head-on Collison in Colleton County

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

Type of Accident: Head-on collision

Location of Accident: Ritter Road and Tall Tree Lane in Colleton County, SC near Green Pond Highway

Injuries: Fatal injuries

Description of Accident: Local authorities are reporting that the drivers of two vehicles involved in a head-on collision in Colleton County have passed away. Reports indicate that both men were 30 years old and lived in Yemassee. The crash occurred around 5 pm on Ritter Road and Tall Tree Lane when the driver of a 2004 Toyota Solara crossed the center line and struck a 2007 Mercury Grand Marquis head-on, then caught fire.

Local media Coverage: Walterboro Live