Fatal Collision In Newberry County

Man killed in single-car wreck

The South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to a single vehicle Fatal Collision In Newberry County On Monday Morning.

According to Master Trooper Gary Miller the collision Occurred 8:10 am on Philips Church Road near Tiester Road 6 miles west of Newberry.The driver was driving a 2015 Dodge  4 door Sedan headed east towards Philips Church road when the car traveled off the right side of the road, struck a ditch and crossed over Tiester Road landing in a pond.

The Driver was not wearing a seat belt and was entrapped. The Driver was taken to Newberry County Memorial Hospital and died, according to Trooper Miller. No other passengers in the car and no other  injuries were reported . The Newberry Corner  Office is expected to publicly identify the victims name today.