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Golf tourney organized for Dillon officer

Officer Richardson was involved in the fiery flame that happened on July 6 in Dillon County. | Source: WMBF News Officer Richardson was involved in the fiery flame that happened on July 6 in Dillon County. | Source: WMBF News

NICHOLS, SC (WMBF) - A fundraiser has been organized for a Dillon officer, involved in an accident while on duty in July.

Jacob Richardson has spent two months at McLeod Health Hospital in Florence and was recently transferred to a medical center in Atlanta, according to State Trooper John Ellis.

Richardson will spend an estimated 8-12 months at Shepard Center.

To help cover costs, a golf tournament will be held at Pineland Country Club in Nichols on November 7. Registration begins at 8 a.m.

The cost per player is $70, which includes 18 holes of golf, dinner and more.

Sponsors are needed for the event. To sponsor a hole, prices range from $50 to $500.

For more information and details call Pineland Country Club 843-526-2175. 

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