UPDATE: AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – A fourth person has died after a deadly crash in Aiken County on Monday July 10th.
Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton says Shanna Ard, 34, was pronounced dead Wednesday evening at Augusta University Medical Center. She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Drew Sanders that collided head on with another vehicle.
32-year-old Tyler Price, 20-year-old Zoei Boatright and 22-year-old Drew Sanders were also killed in the crash.
UPDATE: AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – A memorial has been setup on Edgefield Highway near Bethel Church Road, where three people were killed in a car crash Monday, July 10.
Tyler Price, Zoei Boatwright, and Drew Sanders were killed in the wreck.
Deputies say the sedan they were in, crossed the center line on Edgefield Highway and hit an SUV head on.
Several others were injured and taken to the hospital.
UPDATE: AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WJBF)– A Monday night wreck on Edgefield Highway has resulted in the deaths of 3 people and severe injuries to 3 others.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol and Aiken County coroner Tim Carlton, 32 year old Tyler Price of Aiken, 20 year old Zoei Boatright of Ridge Spring, and 22 year old Drew Sanders all died as a result of the crash.
The accident report states, the driver of the 2006 Chevy Impala, Andrew Sanders, crossed the center line and hit a 2005 Pathfinder head on. There was only one survivor in the Impala, Shanna Ard of Aiken. She is currently at a local hospital with what is being considered non-life threatening injuries. The 2 occupants of the Pathfinder, Carlos Corona and Julia Putnam, both of Aiken, are also hospitalized due to the injuries sustained in the accident.
The collision, which happened around 11:00pm Monday night, is being investigated by the South Carolina Highway Patrol with follow up reconstruction to obtain more specific details about the wreck. Toxicology is pending on the drivers of both vehicles, Sanders has been shown to be at fault in the crash.
UPDATE: AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, three people are dead and two were found injured in the Aiken County car crash Monday night.
The wreck happened just after 11 p.m. on Edgefield Highway and Bethel Church Road.
Investigators say a four-door Chevy was traveling north when it crossed the center line and hit a Nissan SUV traveling south.
Three people in the Chevy were killed and the victims’ names have not yet been released.
The accident is still under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
We reached out to the Coroner and are still waiting on a response.
WJBF NewsChannel 6 will have more as the story develops.
AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – South Carolina Highway Patrol says at least one person is dead after an accident late Monday night.
It happened at 11:03 p.m. on Edgefield Highway, near Bethel Church Road.
We are working to get more details about how the crash occurred. Stick with NewsChannel6 for the latest.