RIDGEVILLE, SC – Three vehicles collided on US-176 in Berkeley County on Wednesday afternoon, killing one person and hospitalizing three others, Live 5 News reports.
The accident happened at 2:45 p.m. near the intersection with Thirty Five Mile Road.
Police are still investigating the circumstances of the incident, but say it involved a 2014 Kia sedan, a 2007 Mercedes sedan, and a 2006 Chevy pickup truck. The Kia and the Mercedes were westbound on the highway, while the Chevy pickup was headed east.
A passenger from the Kia and the drivers of the Chevy and the Mercedes were transported to local hospitals. The driver of the Kia died from injuries sustained in the crash.
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