Lake Murray, SC – Bobby Price Dies in Crash with Semi on US-378
Lake Murray, SC (June 12, 2022) – A man was killed following a collision involving a tractor-trailer in Lake Murray on Friday, June 10. The deadly crash was reported on US-378 near Lake Village Drive at around 11:10 a.m.
Local sources revealed that a 1989 Peterbilt tractor-trailer was traveling westbound as a 2001 Ford Ranger was headed south. The driver of the pickup veered into oncoming traffic and crashed head-on with the semi.
The driver of the Ford was hospitalized for treatment of serious injuries. A passenger was also taken to a hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. The deceased party was later identified as 64-year-old Bobby Joe Price of Leesville. No other injuries were reported.
An ongoing investigation into the deadly crash is underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the Bobby Joe Price at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Tractor-Trailer Accidents in South Carolina
Every year, about 500,000 truck-related events are reported in the United States and causing thousands of confirmed deaths. The bulk of freight in the United States is delivered by commercial trucks, and these enormous vehicles pose a danger to people on passenger carriages. Smaller car occupants are more likely to sustain life-threatening injuries in an accident.
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