GEORGETOWN, SC (WMBF) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol is reporting a fatal accident that involved a car vs.horse that took place on Powell Road Tuesday night at 8:10 p.m.
According to SCHP, the driver was in a 2015 Nissan travelling West on Powell Road, hit a horse, then ran off the road and struck a ditch.
SCHP said the driver was transported via air to MUSC and died as a result from the crash.
The driver was not wearing a seat-belt, according to SCHP.
The coroner will release the name of the victim as it becomes available.