SCHP: 1 killed in tractor-trailer collision on I-95 in Dillon County

Published: Aug. 2, 2022 at 6:18 AM EDT
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DILLON COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – One person died after two tractor-trailers collided on I-95 in Dillon County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Master Trooper Mitchell Ridgeway said the crash happened at 11:35 p.m. Monday in the southbound lanes near mile marker 179, which is about eight miles west of Latta.

He said one tractor-trailer was heading south and was slowing down for traffic, when a second tractor-trailer rear-ended the first one.

The driver of the second-tractor trailer died.

That person’s name has not been released yet.

The crash remains under investigation.

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