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SCDPS Reports Two Killed On South Carolina Roadways November 9 – November 11, 2018

Tue, 11/13/2018

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announces a preliminary number of two persons killed on South Carolina roadways from Friday, November 9, at 6 p.m. until Sunday, November 11, at 11:59 p.m.

Interstates

0

US routes, SC roads and secondary roads

2

County roads

0

Seat belt used

0

Seat belt not used

0

Seat belt unknown

0

Seat belt not applicable

2 – 1 motorcyclist (no helmet), 1 bicyclist

As of November 12, 872 people have died on South Carolina highways, compared to 866 highway deaths during the same time period in 2017.

Of the 601 motor vehicle occupants who have died in 2018, 314 were not wearing seat belts. 

Through November 12, 127 pedestrians have died compared to 137 in 2017; 92 motorcyclists have died compared to 107 in 2017; and 19 bicyclists have died compared to 17 in 2017 on state roads and highways. 

Editor’s note: These numbers are preliminary and are based on fatal collisions compiled by the South Carolina Department of Public Safety as of 11:59 p.m. November 12, 2018.

For specific details on fatalities, including locations, please visit Media Access page. The site is designated for media use and only reflects information on fatal collisions investigated by the South Carolina Department of Public Safety. Please do not publicize this site--the information is preliminary and is meant to be used as a guide only. For confirmation on fatality information, please contact the appropriate county coroner’s office.

South Carolina Traffic Fatalities January 1 Through November 12

2018*

 

2017*

 

2016

 

2015

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

Abbeville

3

 

Abbeville

7

 

Abbeville

4

 

Abbeville

6

Aiken

18

 

Aiken

31

 

Aiken

33

 

Aiken

25

Allendale

3

 

Allendale

4

 

Allendale

2

 

Allendale

3

Anderson

40

 

Anderson

37

 

Anderson

53

 

Anderson

30

Bamberg

3

 

Bamberg

4

 

Bamberg

5

 

Bamberg

4

Barnwell

2

 

Barnwell

6

 

Barnwell

6

 

Barnwell

5

Beaufort

16

 

Beaufort

25

 

Beaufort

24

 

Beaufort

16

Berkeley

29

 

Berkeley

30

 

Berkeley

34

 

Berkeley

30

Calhoun

7

 

Calhoun

6

 

Calhoun

8

 

Calhoun

9

Charleston

56

 

Charleston

63

 

Charleston

42

 

Charleston

58

Cherokee

14

 

Cherokee

18

 

Cherokee

5

 

Cherokee

16

Chester

6

 

Chester

15

 

Chester

17

 

Chester

15

Chesterfield

11

 

Chesterfield

9

 

Chesterfield

9

 

Chesterfield

13

Clarendon

14

 

Clarendon

16

 

Clarendon

18

 

Clarendon

15

Colleton

19

 

Colleton

17

 

Colleton

22

 

Colleton

19

Darlington

19

 

Darlington

13

 

Darlington

21

 

Darlington

22

Dillon

8

 

Dillon

9

 

Dillon

10

 

Dillon

6

Dorchester

21

 

Dorchester

12

 

Dorchester

26

 

Dorchester

29

Edgefield

9

 

Edgefield

3

 

Edgefield

3

 

Edgefield

1

Fairfield

7

 

Fairfield

10

 

Fairfield

9

 

Fairfield

7

Florence

35

 

Florence

27

 

Florence

26

 

Florence

31

Georgetown

12

 

Georgetown

15

 

Georgetown

6

 

Georgetown

14

Greenville

58

 

Greenville

63

 

Greenville

70

 

Greenville

59

Greenwood

16

 

Greenwood

9

 

Greenwood

10

 

Greenwood

11

Hampton

1

 

Hampton

4

 

Hampton

1

 

Hampton

7

Horry

54

 

Horry

58

 

Horry

63

 

Horry

74

Jasper

10

 

Jasper

10

 

Jasper

21

 

Jasper

14

Kershaw

16

 

Kershaw

17

 

Kershaw

16

 

Kershaw

17

Lancaster

11

 

Lancaster

16

 

Lancaster

14

 

Lancaster

12

Laurens

30

 

Laurens

29

 

Laurens

15

 

Laurens

19

Lee

8

 

Lee

5

 

Lee

5

 

Lee

8

Lexington

57

 

Lexington

39

 

Lexington

39

 

Lexington

37

Mccormick

1

 

Mccormick

4

 

Mccormick

3

 

Mccormick

3

Marion

9

 

Marion

8

 

Marion

8

 

Marion

10

Marlboro

8

 

Marlboro

6

 

Marlboro

9

 

Marlboro

9

Newberry

7

 

Newberry

6

 

Newberry

7

 

Newberry

6

Oconee

14

 

Oconee

17

 

Oconee

10

 

Oconee

12

Orangeburg

37

 

Orangeburg

24

 

Orangeburg

28

 

Orangeburg

26

Pickens

16

 

Pickens

19

 

Pickens

17

 

Pickens

14

Richland

41

 

Richland

45

 

Richland

56

 

Richland

40

Saluda

3

 

Saluda

6

 

Saluda

1

 

Saluda

0

Spartanburg

62

 

Spartanburg

45

 

Spartanburg

48

 

Spartanburg

66

Sumter

14

 

Sumter

17

 

Sumter

16

 

Sumter

17

Union

4

 

Union

5

 

Union

6

 

Union

5

Williamsburg

10

 

Williamsburg

14

 

Williamsburg

13

 

Williamsburg

7

York

33

 

York

23

 

York

34

 

York

13

Total

872

 

Total

866

 

Total

893

 

Total

860

NOTE: The South Carolina Highway Patrol investigated 734 of the 872 traffic fatalities in 2018.
*2017 and 2018  Figures are Preliminary


The South Carolina Department of Public Safety includes the Highway Patrol, State Transport Police, Bureau of Protective Services, Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs, Immigration Enforcement Unit and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Hall of Fame. Our mission is to ensure public safety by protecting and serving the people of South Carolina and its visitors.