S.E. Social Justice Breaking News Bulletin – 6:20 a.m. ET 11-22-17
Two people were killed and a third critically injured during deadly north Augusta, SC traffic wreck this morning
By Greg Peterson
South Eastern Social Justice Breaking News
(North Augusta, SC) – A deadly pre-dawn traffic accident inside North Augusta, SC has closed Old Sudlow Lake Road as two people died and a third was trapped and badly hurt.
Two people were killed instantly and a third was critically injured.
Officials on the scene were desperately calling for a wrecker to help extricate the seriously injured.
The single-vehicle accident was said to be “in the winding curves near the bridge” and the subdivision on Old Sudlow Lake Road near Richland Road in North Augusta.
Old Sudlow Lake Road will be closed for hours. The wreck was reported about 6 a.m. ET on Wed., Nov. 22, 2017.
“We definitely need a boom” on the wrecker the free the victims, said one officer about the overturned vehicle with people trapped inside while desperately asking for the wrecker to help with the extracation.
However those efforts were delayed due to an innocent miscommunication
The single vehicle accident flipped the car – and three people were said to be trapped. Emergency officials reported from the scene that there was likely one – and maybe more deaths.
The North Augusta Department of Public Safety police and firefighters plus the Aiken County Sheriff’s department were on scene along other emergency officials.