February 1, 2008
ORANGEBURG CTY, S.C.---An early morning car wreck killed a South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper. Lance Corporal James Haynes died around 3:30 this morning on Highway 33 in Orangeburg County.
The trooper was on his way to another accident when his vehicle skidded off the wet road, hit a utility pole, and flipped over several times.
James Haynes had been with the Highway Patrol since 1997.