Man identified in Colleton County car accident

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person was killed Friday afternoon when two cars traveling on US Highway 15 collided.

According to the Highway Patrol, 50-year-old Michael Greene from Walterboro was killed when three people in an SUV failed to yield for the victim. Officers on the scene said the SUV was trying to merge onto Highway 15 from Industrial Road.

Greene died from multiple injuries sustained in the accident.

James Hardy, 58, his wife and a 4-year-old were all taken to the Colleton Regional Hospital. The child was not injured, said SCHP officers.

The Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

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