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Media Advisory: SC Highway Patrol Safety Breaks - Thanksgiving Travel

Tue, 11/20/2018

Media Advisory

South Carolina Department of Public Safety (SCDPS) announces the following event:

WHO:       SC Highway Patrol distributes safety materials and talks with motorists about safe Thanksgiving travel

WHEN:     Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

WHERE:   Rest Areas / Welcome Centers (Statewide)

Thankgiving tips 2018

Troop 1:

County: Kershaw 
Location: I-20 at the Kershaw Rest Area
Westbound, Mile Marker: 93
Rollover vehicle will be present

Troop 2:

County: Newberry 
Location: I-26 Rest Area 
Eastbound, Mile Marker: 63.5

Troop 3:

County: Oconee
Location: I-85 Rest Area – Georgia line 
Northbound, Mile Marker: 1

Troop 4:

County: York 
Location: I-77 Welcome Center
Southbound, Mile Marker: 3
Rollover vehicle will be present

Troops 5 and 6:

County: Orangeburg
Location: I-95 Rest Area - Santee
Southbound, Mile Marker: 98
Rollover vehicle will be present

Troop 7:

County: Orangeburg 
Location: I-26
Eastbound, Mile Marker: 150 
Rollover vehicle will be present


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.