ORANGEBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) - Three people were killed andsix others were seriously injured in a car accident on Interstate 95 Wednesdaymorning.
According to L. Cpl. Judd Jones with the South CarolinaHighway Patrol, the accident happened around 10:25 a.m. near the 85 mile markerin the northbound lanes of I-95.
Jones said a Freightliner tractor trailer was parked on theside of the highway when the driver of an SUV with 8 other people inside hitthe left rear side of the tractor trailer.
Three people died. Six others were taken to nearby hospitalsin serious condition.
The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured, Jonessaid.
The accident is still under investigation by the HighwayPatrol.