Teen Killed in Single-Vehicle Wreck
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Aug 26, 2013 in Uncategorized
Authorities are still investigated a single-vehicle wreck that left one teen dead over the weekend. According to officials an 18-year-old was driving a 2001 Acura north on Bomar Road just 8 miles north of Greer when the vehicle struck a fence and a tree.
The driver of the vehicle, was taken to a local area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The accident happened just after 9p.m. and the highway patrol is still investigating the accident. If you or anyone you know has information about the victim or the accident, contact the appropriate authorities.
In 2009, the South Carolina Department of Public Safety notes that a car collision, on average, occurred every 5 minutes throughout the state. Teen drivers were involved in car collisions every 1.3 hours. Drivers between the ages of 15 and 19 years of age were involved in more than 12 percent of all collisions throughout the state.
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