Grovetown man dies in head-on collision in Beech Island

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle collision in Beech Island...unknown.The Aiken County Coroner's Office is assisting the South Carolina Highway Patrol in the investigation.

Francis Walker

...Walker was born in Greenwood, SC and was a member of Edgefield First Baptist Church. He was retired from the South Carolina Highway Patrol and as a US Deputy Marshal. He was a veteran of the US Air Force; he was a Mason, and a member of the...

Tanker on fire in Aiken County

...Firefighters are working to extinguish a tanker truck fire on Old 96 Road in Aiken County.Firefighters and the South Carolina Highway Patrol were called to the vehicle fire around 8:45 a.m. on the 4000 block of Old 96 Road, according to the...

Fatal motorcycle crash victim named

...from body trauma. He was not wearing a helmet, South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said.A toxicology...The accident is being investigated by the the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the coroner's office.

Augusta area to see heightened road patrol this Labor Day

...troopers made 283 arrests related to driving under the influence and issued 8,604 citations and 15,208 warnings.South Carolina Highway Patrol statistics show 141 people have died in traffic crashes since Memorial Day, which is down from last summer...

Georgia, South Carolina authorities to target impaired drivers during Labor Day weekend

...8,604 citations and 15,208 warnings.In South Carolina, Highway Patrol statistics show 141 people have died in...traffic crash," said Col. Mike Oliver, of the South Carolina Highway Patrol. "We need the public's help this Labor...

SC deputy charged with running red light, causing wreck

...charged with running a red light and causing a wreck in Columbia that injured a woman.WIS-TV reported the South Carolina Highway Patrol has charged Cpl. Ken Proffitt with disregarding a traffic signal.Sheriff's Lt. Curtis Wilson says...

Teen killed in Barnwell County wreck

...over to the left side, then came back to the road and overturned, according to Lance Cpl. Judd Jones of the South Carolina Highway Patrol.Webster's cause of death is head and chest trauma. A toxicology test will be performed, Ward said...

Man lying in roadway hit, killed by car in Barnwell

...1999 Plymouth "struck a pedestrian lying in the roadway" about 12:45 a.m., said Sgt. Bob Beres of the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The driver of the Plymouth, 25-year-old Christopher Neal, was not injured.Stanley died of head...

Man charged in wreck that killed wife

...crossed the eastbound lanes, left the road and overturned several times, said Lance Cpl. Judd Jones, of the South Carolina Highway Patrol.Williams' wife died at the scene, Ai ken County Coroner Tim Carlton said. She was wearing a seatbelt...