Category: South Carolina Car Wrecks

Throw away the keys before drinking can help improve the DUI problem in Greenville

The DUI Problem in Greenville

The DUI problem in Greenville, South Carolina is one of many driving distractions that can lead to deadly conclusions on the road. DUI continues to be a major issue in the community. On August 7, a woman was killed in a rear-end collision with an impaired driver. Understanding the problems and solutions for DUI will…

Laurens County car wreck leaves three dead

A Laurens County car wreck involving a truck has ended in tragedy taking the lives of three people, including two children highlighting again the deadly nature of rural roads in South Carolina. Upstate South Carolina media are reporting that the fatal Laurens County car wreck occurred on Monday February 20th, 2017, on Neely Ferry Road…

U.S. government wants to end traffic fatalities within 30 years

As traffic fatalities continue to rise, the U.S. government is committing $1 million a year for the next three years for related grants. Federal agencies, including the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Federal Highway Administration and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, will team up with the National Safety Council on the project. The state of South…

mandated helmet laws

Are Mandatory Helmet Laws Coming?

The South Carolina legislature recently enacted legislation placing regulations on moped riders, including the requirement that moped riders wear safety vests. The South Carolina governor vetoed the law and the legislature was unable to override the veto. But is the legislature starting to hint at increased regulations for moped and motorcycle riders? Could mandatory helmet…

Two killed in Greenville SC trucking accident

Two people were killed in a recent Greenville SC trucking accident on White Horse Road. The trucking accident occurred on Wednesday December 23, 2015. This truck accident is an awful tragedy- the devastation heightened because it happened around Christmas time.  Anytime a person dies in a traffic accident, its a tragedy because a family loses…

Greenville SC tractor trailer crash into Roper Mountain bridge closes Interstate 385

A Greenville SC tractor trailer crash into a bridge closes Interstate 385 snarling traffic and causing property damage, according to media reports. This Greenville, SC tractor trailer crash is really bizarre and led to an accident that could have killed innocent motorists. The tractor trailer crash occurred on November 24, 2015, around 5:30PM at that…