Wednesday, July 16, 2014
AIKEN, SC (WRDW) - A 70-year-old has died after a head-on collision in Aiken on Wednesday morning.
A 2009 Honda Accord struck a 2012 Dodge Ram head-on on Whiskey Road at Eastgate Drive at 8 a.m., officials said. The front seat passenger in the 2009 Honda Accord, Sharon Harding, died from injuries, the coroner said. Her husband, Robert Harding, was driving the car.
The truck was driven by Natasha Rhinehart of Aiken, the coroner said.
Everyone involved was transported to the hospital after the crash. The Aiken Department of Public Safety Accident Reconstruction Team is investigating the collision.
The driver of the Honda Accord, Robert Harding, is in critical condition at GRU Medical Center. Rhinehart was left with non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Aiken Regional Medical Centers.
This is the third traffic fatality of 2014 in the Aiken city limits.