SCHP: Two people dead after car wreck on Weaver Road
Saturday, April 18, 2020
EDGEFIELD COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- South Carolina Highway Patrol says two people died after a car wreck in Johnston.
The Edgefield County Coroner has identified the victims as 21-year-old Brittany McQueen of Graniteville, S.C. and 20-year-old Shakeria Harris of Trenton, S.C. The coroner says both victims died on scene.
Troopers say the accident happened on Weaver Road near Bland Baptist Road at about 4:20 p.m. They say there were two people inside the car, the driver and a passenger.
SCHP says the car was traveling north on Weaver Road and traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, tree and overturned.
Troopers say neither were wearing a seat-belt.