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News: 1 dead in 2-vehicle Saluda crash involving semi-truck

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SALUDA, SC – A man died after his vehicle collided with an 18-wheeler along a highway in Saluda County on Monday evening, WRDW 12 reports. 

Police say the incident happened around 5:45 p.m. at the intersection of Batesburg Highway, or U.S.-378, and South Jennings Street.

Local and state police are still investigating the cause of the accident, which they say involved an SUV and a tractor-trailer. 

The driver of the SUV died at the scene of the collision. Authorities identified the victim as 56-year-old Jahsiri Ahmad Abdul Moyenda from Saluda.

It is unclear at this time if the driver of the 18-wheeler sustained injuries or if either vehicle carried any additional occupants.

If you’ve lost a family member in a crash involving a semi-truck, you deserve legal representation. The South Carolina truck accident attorneys at The Jeffcoat Firm will help you navigate the difficult claims process while fighting for the justice your loved one deserves. Reach us today online or by phone at (803) 855-4077 for a free case evaluation.

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