Fatal accident closes portion of Highway 17A in Round O

Fatal accident closes portion of Highway 17A in Round O

ROUND O, SC (WCSC) - A fatal accident involving a tractor trailer and a pickup truck has closed part of Highway 17A in Round O.

According to Colleton Fire, the road closure is near Merick Drive.

Officials say one person died, and two people were initially trapped in the vehicle. The driver of one vehicle has been taken to the hospital.

The road will be closed for several hours, according to Colleton Fire.

This is a developing story.

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