South Carolina

One Person Killed in Accident at I-20 in Kershaw County, SC

Date
June 17, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

I-20, Leesville, Kershaw County, SC, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
South Carolina Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Tractor-trailer
Road/Highway
I-20
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Tractor-trailer was rear-ended by another tractor-trailer


What Happened

South Carolina Highway Patrol officials are investigating a collision that killed at least one person at I-20 in Kershaw County, SC on June 17th, 2024. Police say the incident happened when a tractor-trailer slowing for traffic was rear-ended by a second tractor-trailer. The driver of the second truck died at the scene, reports say. The driver of the first two was hospitalized with undisclosed injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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