PATRICK, S.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – One person riding a lawn mower was killed in a Chesterfield County two-vehicle collision Wednesday, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. on Hartsville Rudy Road near Scott Pond Road.
Troopers say a Chevy Trailblazer was traveling south on Hartsville Ruby Road and struck a Murray-riding lawn mower towing a trailer. That lawn mower was also traveling in that direction.
The driver of the lawn mower was pronounced deceased on the scene; no other injuries were reported.
This incident is under investigation by SCHP.