(Batesburg, S.C.) One man is dead after a crash involving two tractor-trailers. It happened just before 7pm on Tuesday near
Batesburg, South Carolina.
The Aiken County Coroner’s Office says it happened on Highway 39 near Holly Pond Road.
39-year old Terry Pouge of Elgin died in the wreck. He was headed south on the highway when one of his tires blew, and he crossed into the northbound lane. That’s when he hit the other semi. The driver of that truck was Tyrell Daley of Jonesboro, GA and as of this update, there is no word on his condition.
Both trucks were destroyed in a fire that resulted from the crash.