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SCDPS Reports Ten Killed On South Carolina Roadways October 30, 2020 To November 1, 2020

Mon, 11/02/2020

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announces a preliminary number of 10 persons killed on South Carolina roadways from Friday, October 30, at 6 p.m. until Sunday, November 1, at 11:59 p.m.

Interstates

1

US routes, SC roads and secondary roads

9

County roads

0

Seat belt used

1

Seat belt not used

7

Seat belt unknown

0

Seat belt not applicable

2 pedestrians

As of November 1, 858 people have died on South Carolina highways, compared to 839 highway deaths during the same time period in 2019.

Of the 858 people who have died in 2020, 582 had access to seatbelts, and 312 were not wearing seat belts. 

Through November 1, 145 pedestrians have died compared to 134 in 2019; 96 motorcyclists have died compared to 118 in 2019; and 11 bicyclists have died compared to 25 in 2019 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 1, 2020. The Fatality Dashboard is temporarily unavailable. For specific details on fatalities, including locations, please visit the Weekend Fatality Report page. For confirmation on fatality information, please contact the appropriate county coroner’s office.

South Carolina Traffic Fatalities January 1 Through November 1, 2020

2020*

 

2019*

 

2018

 

2017

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

 

County Name

Fatalities

Abbeville

5

 

Abbeville

1

 

Abbeville

3

 

Abbeville

6

Aiken

22

 

Aiken

27

 

Aiken

21

 

Aiken

28

Allendale

4

 

Allendale

2

 

Allendale

3

 

Allendale

4

Anderson

39

 

Anderson

32

 

Anderson

40

 

Anderson

34

Bamberg

3

 

Bamberg

0

 

Bamberg

3

 

Bamberg

4

Barnwell

3

 

Barnwell

2

 

Barnwell

1

 

Barnwell

6

Beaufort

18

 

Beaufort

14

 

Beaufort

16

 

Beaufort

24

Berkeley

54

 

Berkeley

27

 

Berkeley

29

 

Berkeley

29

Calhoun

4

 

Calhoun

2

 

Calhoun

7

 

Calhoun

6

Charleston

50

 

Charleston

66

 

Charleston

52

 

Charleston

62

Cherokee

8

 

Cherokee

13

 

Cherokee

16

 

Cherokee

18

Chester

11

 

Chester

8

 

Chester

8

 

Chester

15

Chesterfield

11

 

Chesterfield

13

 

Chesterfield

11

 

Chesterfield

9

Clarendon

8

 

Clarendon

11

 

Clarendon

14

 

Clarendon

16

Colleton

29

 

Colleton

11

 

Colleton

19

 

Colleton

16

Darlington

10

 

Darlington

22

 

Darlington

19

 

Darlington

13

Dillon

13

 

Dillon

7

 

Dillon

10

 

Dillon

9

Dorchester

21

 

Dorchester

16

 

Dorchester

22

 

Dorchester

10

Edgefield

7

 

Edgefield

3

 

Edgefield

8

 

Edgefield

3

Fairfield

12

 

Fairfield

8

 

Fairfield

9

 

Fairfield

10

Florence

28

 

Florence

25

 

Florence

35

 

Florence

27

Georgetown

9

 

Georgetown

7

 

Georgetown

12

 

Georgetown

14

Greenville

64

 

Greenville

62

 

Greenville

60

 

Greenville

60

Greenwood

19

 

Greenwood

6

 

Greenwood

16

 

Greenwood

9

Hampton

13

 

Hampton

7

 

Hampton

1

 

Hampton

4

Horry

51

 

Horry

69

 

Horry

57

 

Horry

57

Jasper

11

 

Jasper

16

 

Jasper

10

 

Jasper

8

Kershaw

15

 

Kershaw

13

 

Kershaw

16

 

Kershaw

16

Lancaster

13

 

Lancaster

17

 

Lancaster

10

 

Lancaster

16

Laurens

17

 

Laurens

17

 

Laurens

30

 

Laurens

26

Lee

5

 

Lee

3

 

Lee

8

 

Lee

5

Lexington

35

 

Lexington

44

 

Lexington

57

 

Lexington

39

Mccormick

1

 

Mccormick

4

 

Mccormick

1

 

Mccormick

4

Marion

8

 

Marion

9

 

Marion

8

 

Marion

8

Marlboro

11

 

Marlboro

9

 

Marlboro

8

 

Marlboro

5

Newberry

11

 

Newberry

7

 

Newberry

6

 

Newberry

6

Oconee

12

 

Oconee

15

 

Oconee

14

 

Oconee

16

Orangeburg

30

 

Orangeburg

35

 

Orangeburg

36

 

Orangeburg

21

Pickens

16

 

Pickens

13

 

Pickens

19

 

Pickens

19

Richland

39

 

Richland

38

 

Richland

42

 

Richland

44

Saluda

5

 

Saluda

2

 

Saluda

3

 

Saluda

6

Spartanburg

51

 

Spartanburg

56

 

Spartanburg

64

 

Spartanburg

42

Sumter

19

 

Sumter

21

 

Sumter

14

 

Sumter

15

Union

5

 

Union

6

 

Union

4

 

Union

5

Williamsburg

11

 

Williamsburg

9

 

Williamsburg

11

 

Williamsburg

14

York

27

 

York

44

 

York

32

 

York

23

Total

858

 

Total

839

 

Total

885

 

Total

831

NOTE: The South Carolina Highway Patrol investigated 748 of the 858  traffic fatalities in 2020.
*2019 and 2020  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.