Passenger dies, two others injured in single-car collision in Orangeburg County

Passenger dies in single-car collision in Orangeburg County

ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WIS) - One person has died after a collision on U.S. Highway 301 on Saturday night.

According to the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, the driver was headed north on the highway in a 2006 Pontiac when the vehicle went off the right side of the road, struck a ditch, and overturned.

The driver and a 9-year-old child were both taken to a local hospital to receive medical attention. The second passenger died from injuries suffered in the crash.

The collision is still under investigation by the SC Highway Patrol.

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