South Carolina

Driver Killed in Accident at Hwy 121 near Newberry, SC

September 21, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

SC-121, Newberry, SC, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
South Carolina Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Toyota Camry, 18-Wheeler
Hwy 121
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Toyota Camry and 18-Wheeler were involved in a collision

What Happened

South Carolina Highway Patrol officials are investigating a collision that killed a person at Hwy 121 near Newberry, SC on September 21st, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 4:40 a.m. According to investigators, a Toyota Camry headed southbound is said to have crossed a center line for unknown reasons before colliding head-on with an 18-wheeler. The collision left the Camry operator with fatal injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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