Starr, SC Accidents

Firefighters work to extricate driver – Highway 29

Firefighters from West Pelzer, Piercetown, and Whitefield work to free the driver from the wreckage of his vehicle Sunday afternoon. The wreck happened on Highway 29 north of Cherokee Road. The car left the roadway and struck several trees and overturned. The driver was flown to Prisma Health by helicopter. Medshore Ambulance Service, Anderson County QRV’s, deputies, and troopers responded to the wreck. Highway 29 was shut down until the wreckage was cleared. (Photo by David Rogers)
Picture for Firefighters work to extricate driver – Highway 29

Several people injured in rear end accident – Beaverdam Road

West Pelzer firefighters work at the scene of a two vehicle wreck Saturday afternoon. It happened when one vehicle rear ended another one on Beaverdam Road near the intersection of Joe Black Road. Several people were taken to the hospital by Medshore Ambulance Service. (Photo by David Rogers)
Picture for Several people injured in rear end accident – Beaverdam Road

Cleanup following two vehicle wreck – Anderson Drive

A Williamston firefighter cleans debris from the roadway Saturday afternoon following a two vehicle wreck. It happened on Anderson Drive when a car struck a pickup truck in the rear. There were no injuries and Williamston police officers investigated the wreck. (Photo by David Rogers)

One injured – Old River Road

West Pelzer firefighters await the power company after a single vehicle wreck Wednesday afternoon. It happened on Old River Road near Cannon Drive when a vehicle left the roadway and struck a pole. Medshore Ambulance Service transported one person to the hospital. An Anderson county QRV also responded.
FOX Carolina

Motorcyclist hit leaving funeral of friend killed in motorcycle accident

ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) - A motorcyclist was hit leaving the funeral of his friend who died in a motorcycle accident days before. The funeral was for Antony "Tony" Wade Frost, 63. He was hit and killed at the intersection of Pearman Dairy Road and Jackson Street, in Anderson, on Sept. 1 while on his motorcycle. His funeral was six days later. Highway Patrol says the driver of the vehicle was charged with failure to yield right of way. Read more here.
The Easley Progress

Fatal crash in Liberty

LIBERTY — A Liberty man has died after a crash in Pickens County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Pickens County Coroner’s Office. Coroner Kandy Kelley identified the victim as 72-year-old Billy Manley of Liberty. According to SCHP, the collision happened on Wyatt Stewart Road in Liberty around...
FOX Carolina

Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in Sunday night crash, other driver charged

ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) - The Anderson County Coroner's Office identified the victim killed following a deadly crash along Highway 29 at Welcome Road in Williamston, SC. Coroner Greg Shore identified the victim as 27-year-old Robert Frank Sopolosky. The victim died following multiple traumatic injuries and blunt force trauma, according to Shore.

Liberty man dies in car accident

LIBERTY — A Liberty man died Friday in a wreck a short distance from his home. Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley identified the victim as Billy Manley, 72, of Wyatt Stewart Road. The collision occurred at 10:30 p.m. Friday on Wyatt Stewart Road, approximately two miles east of Liberty, according...

Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in crash in Abbeville County

ABBEVILLE COUNTY, S.C. — A motorcyclist was killed in a crash Friday night in Abbeville County, according to Master Trooper Brandon Bolt of the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The Abbeville County Coroner identified the victim as 39-year-old Mathew Charles Collins, of Donalds, South Carolina. The accident happened around 7:30 p.m....
FOX Carolina

One dead in fatal wreck near Wyatt Stewart Rd., troopers confirm

LIBERTY, SC (FOX Carolina)- Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol say that one person is dead after a wreck on Friday on Wyatt Stewart Rd. According to SCHP, the driver of a 2015 Chrysler 200 was going west on Wyatt Stewart Rd. when they ran off of the left side of the road, hitting a fence and then a tree.

Deadly crash reported in Anderson County

ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. — A man died Thursday morning when his truck overturned in Anderson County. The crash happened just after 10 a.m. on Holliday Dam Road at Charles Burton Road. The Anderson County coroner's office said JT Morgan, 67, of Honea Path, died at the scene. They said he...