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SCDPS Reports Two Killed On South Carolina Roadways October 25, 2019 To October 27, 2019

Mon, 10/28/2019

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announces a preliminary number of two persons killed on South Carolina roadways from Friday, October 25, at 6 p.m. until Sunday, October 27, at 11:59 p.m.

Interstates

0

US routes, SC roads and secondary roads

1

County roads

1

Seat belt used

0

Seat belt not used

0

Seat belt unknown

2

Seat belt not applicable

0

As of October 27, 798 people have died on South Carolina highways, compared to 873 highway deaths during the same time period in 2018.

Of the 798 people who have died in 2019, 503 had access to seatbelts, and 244 were not wearing seat belts. 

Through October 27, 126 pedestrians have died compared to 132 in 2018; 111 motorcyclists have died compared to 100 in 2018; and 23 bicyclists have died compared to 18 in 2018 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. October 27, 2019.

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 October 27
 

2019 *

   

2018*

   

2017

   

2016

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

Abbeville

1

 

Abbeville

3

 

Abbeville

6

 

Abbeville

3

Aiken

25

 

Aiken

21

 

Aiken

26

 

Aiken

29

Allendale

2

 

Allendale

3

 

Allendale

4

 

Allendale

2

Anderson

30

 

Anderson

39

 

Anderson

34

 

Anderson

51

Bamberg

1

 

Bamberg

3

 

Bamberg

4

 

Bamberg

5

Barnwell

2

 

Barnwell

1

 

Barnwell

6

 

Barnwell

6

Beaufort

12

 

Beaufort

16

 

Beaufort

23

 

Beaufort

23

Berkeley

27

 

Berkeley

29

 

Berkeley

28

 

Berkeley

30

Calhoun

2

 

Calhoun

7

 

Calhoun

6

 

Calhoun

8

Charleston

62

 

Charleston

53

 

Charleston

61

 

Charleston

38

Cherokee

13

 

Cherokee

16

 

Cherokee

18

 

Cherokee

4

Chester

8

 

Chester

8

 

Chester

15

 

Chester

17

Chesterfield

12

 

Chesterfield

10

 

Chesterfield

9

 

Chesterfield

9

Clarendon

11

 

Clarendon

14

 

Clarendon

16

 

Clarendon

18

Colleton

9

 

Colleton

19

 

Colleton

16

 

Colleton

17

Darlington

23

 

Darlington

19

 

Darlington

13

 

Darlington

19

Dillon

6

 

Dillon

10

 

Dillon

9

 

Dillon

10

Dorchester

14

 

Dorchester

20

 

Dorchester

10

 

Dorchester

25

Edgefield

3

 

Edgefield

8

 

Edgefield

2

 

Edgefield

1

Fairfield

8

 

Fairfield

9

 

Fairfield

9

 

Fairfield

7

Florence

24

 

Florence

35

 

Florence

26

 

Florence

23

Georgetown

6

 

Georgetown

11

 

Georgetown

14

 

Georgetown

5

Greenville

60

 

Greenville

57

 

Greenville

60

 

Greenville

68

Greenwood

6

 

Greenwood

16

 

Greenwood

9

 

Greenwood

9

Hampton

6

 

Hampton

1

 

Hampton

4

 

Hampton

1

Horry

65

 

Horry

57

 

Horry

56

 

Horry

61

Jasper

15

 

Jasper

10

 

Jasper

8

 

Jasper

21

Kershaw

12

 

Kershaw

16

 

Kershaw

16

 

Kershaw

16

Lancaster

16

 

Lancaster

10

 

Lancaster

16

 

Lancaster

14

Laurens

17

 

Laurens

30

 

Laurens

26

 

Laurens

13

Lee

3

 

Lee

8

 

Lee

5

 

Lee

5

Lexington

40

 

Lexington

57

 

Lexington

39

 

Lexington

38

Marion

9

 

Marion

8

 

Marion

8

 

Marion

7

Marlboro

7

 

Marlboro

8

 

Marlboro

5

 

Marlboro

8

McCormick

4

 

McCormick

1

 

McCormick

4

 

McCormick

3

Newberry

7

 

Newberry

6

 

Newberry

6

 

Newberry

7

Oconee

14

 

Oconee

14

 

Oconee

14

 

Oconee

10

Orangeburg

34

 

Orangeburg

36

 

Orangeburg

20

 

Orangeburg

22

Pickens

12

 

Pickens

17

 

Pickens

19

 

Pickens

17

Richland

38

 

Richland

42

 

Richland

43

 

Richland

54

Saluda

2

 

Saluda

2

 

Saluda

6

 

Saluda

1

Spartanburg

54

 

Spartanburg

63

 

Spartanburg

41

 

Spartanburg

45

Sumter

20

 

Sumter

14

 

Sumter

15

 

Sumter

15

Union

6

 

Union

4

 

Union

5

 

Union

6

Williamsburg

7

 

Williamsburg

11

 

Williamsburg

14

 

Williamsburg

12

York

43

 

York

31

 

York

23

 

York

30

Total

798

 

Total

873

 

Total

817

 

Total

833

*2018 and 2019 Figures are Preliminary


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