SCHP investigates fatal atv accident in Florence

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) The South Carolina Highway Patrol continue to investigate a fatal accident that occurred in Florence County Friday evening.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, one man, identified as 43-year-old Jerry M. Tedder of Olanta, died after his four-wheeler collided with a pickup truck on Creek Road in Florence.

Tedder's atv was not driving legally in the roadway, and he was not wearing a helmet, the SCHP said.

The driver and passenger of the pickup truck were not injured, and will not face any charges as a result of this accident.

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