South Eastern Social Justice Breaking News Bulletin – 12-20-17 – 4:15 p.m. ET
Fatal crash leaves one dead and three others trapped in Montmorenci, SC
By Greg Peterson
South Eastern Social Justice Breaking News
Co-Owner, News Director
(Montmorenci, SC) – At least one person has been killed and three others trapped and seriously injured in a fatal crash in Aiken County, SC.
The single vehicle rollover accident is reported at the intersection of Shaws Fork Road and New Holland Road in Montmorenci, SC.
A fire truck had to be used to “stabilize” the wreck car – as the Jaws of Life is being used to try to free the trapped victims.
The wreck was reported about 3:45 p.m. today Wed., Dec. 20, 2017.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol, the Aiken County Sheriff’s Department and the Montmorenci Volunteer Fire Department, New Ellenton Rescue Squad and other agencies are on the scene.
Meanwhile about 30 minutes before the accident – numerous fire departments in Edgefield County, SC were called to battle an engulfed house fire.
The blaze was reported at 669 Ridge Road in Johnston, SC.
No injuries reported. The home was destroyed.