3 children die in wreck on Interstate 95 in South Carolina

Courtesy: Colleton Fire

YEMASSEE, S.C. (AP) – Rescue personnel say three children and one adult have been killed and several adults have suffered serious injury in a wreck involving a car and a tractor-trailer on Interstate 95 in Colleton County.

Colleton County Fire says that the wreck happened shortly after 4 a.m. Friday near Yemassee. They tell us four people died at the scene when a car ended up trapped beneath the rig.

One person was flown to a Charleston area hospital and two others were taken to Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro.

The names of the victims have not been released and the cause of the crash remains under investigation.


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