SCDPS: 10 traffic fatalities reported this holiday weekend - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

SCDPS: 10 traffic fatalities reported this holiday weekend

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Monday marks the end of what troopers refer to as the 100 Deadly Days of Summer.

From Memorial Day through Labor Day is typically when we see an increase in deadly crashes on highways.

Last Labor Day weekend, Highway patrol reported 13 deadly crashes.

There have been 10 deadly crashes throughout the state so far this weekend.

Troopers are investigating a deadly crash on SC 277 in Richland County that happened early Saturday morning. 

Troopers say the driver of a motorcycle crashed into the back of car.

The motorcycle driver was not wearing a helmet and died in the crash.

And in Kershaw County, one person died in a crash on Old Georgetown Road around noon Saturday.

Troopers say the driver of an SUV didn't stop at a stop sign, and crashed into a car.

There were five children and a driver in the car. None of them were injured.

The driver of the SUV died in the crash.

Copyright 2014 WIS. All rights reserved.

  • South Carolina news on WIStv.comNEWSMore>>

  • Indictment of Missouri governor could have political ripples

    Indictment of Missouri governor could have political ripples

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:15 AM EST2018-02-24 14:15:50 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:17 PM EST2018-02-24 18:17:31 GMT
    It didn't take long after Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to Attorney General Josh Hawley. (Source: AP Photos)It didn't take long after Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to Attorney General Josh Hawley. (Source: AP Photos)

    The indictment of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on felony invasion of privacy charges could have political implications beyond his office.

    More >>

    The indictment of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on felony invasion of privacy charges could have political implications beyond his office.

    More >>
  • After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

    After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:35 AM EST2018-02-24 15:35:23 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:17 PM EST2018-02-24 18:17:07 GMT
    The progression has become numbingly repetitive - mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals and mourning. (Source: AP Photos)The progression has become numbingly repetitive - mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals and mourning. (Source: AP Photos)

    "Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy.

    More >>

    "Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy.

    More >>
  • Coroner identifies victim in motorcycle crash as 31-year-old Gaston man

    Coroner identifies victim in motorcycle crash as 31-year-old Gaston man

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:17 PM EST2018-02-24 18:17:18 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Lexington County early Saturday morning.

    More >>

    One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Lexington County early Saturday morning.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly