SC Highway Patrol

Motorcycle rider dies after hitting a deer in Lexington County Sunday night

A motorcycle rider hit a deer in a Lexington County Sunday night, according to Master Trooper David Jones of the SC Highway Patrol. The rider on the motorcycle was killed in the collision that took place around 10:30 p.m. on S.C. 6. Jones said a 2002 Harley-Davidson was traveling east near the intersection with Beaver […]

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I-26 west bound is partially blocked after raised dump truck hits bridge

In Lexington County, I-26 west bound is partially blocked at the 91 mile marker after a dump truck hit the bridge with its dump bed raised, said Master Trooper David Jones of the SC Highway Patrol. He said driver can expect delays while the SC Department of Transportation inspects the damage and crews work to […]

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2 occupants escape car fire on I-26

Units from the Sandy Run-Calhoun Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire on I-26 at the 125 mile marker west bound Tuesday morning at 4:12. Upon arrival, a vehicle was found to be fully engulfed in flames. SRFD firefighters worked to put out the flames and the fire was fully extinguished in a few minutes. […]

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1 dead after Lexington County early morning crash

One person has died in a crash on SC 302 near Old Orangeburg Road, four miles west of South Congaree.The crash occurred around 1:23 a.m. Monday and involved a 2017 Kia Sol, said Lance Cpl. Tyler Tidwell of the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The driver of the car died after the car left the left […]

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Vehicle fire on I-77 temporarily blocks lanes

I-77 South is blocked at the 2-mile marker due to a tractor trailer fire. The SC Highway Patrol is advising drivers to expect delays and find an alternate route. After 2 p.m. fire units were still on the scene as traffic backed up on I-77.

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Man killed in Lexington County crash, coroner identifies

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, has identified the individual who died in a single-vehicle accident on Crystal Springs Dr. in Pelion shortly after 1 a.m., Sunday.  According to Fisher, Mr. Andres I. Oseguera Gonzalez, 38, of Pelion was traveling westbound on Crystal Springs Dr. when the vehicle he was driving ran off the right side […]

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SC Highway Patrol seeking information regarding a fatal hit and run on I-26 in Lexington County

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is seeking information regarding a fatal hit and run. It occurred on I-26 near Exit 106 at approximately 11:45 p.m. on Monday (July 18.) The make and model of the vehicle that hit a pedestrian is unknown. The vehicle may have front end damage.

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Pedestrian killed on I-26 late Monday night, driver of vehicle unknown

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle on I-26 late Monday night, according to Lance Cpl. Nick Pye of the SC Highway Patrol. The pedestrian was hit in the area of Mile Marker 106 in the westbound lane of I-26, said Pye. The incident occurred around 11:46 p.m., Monday. Pye said the vehicle […]

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