Two Injured in Wrong Way Accident on US 123 in Pickens CountyPosted on May 08, 2012
At around 3:30pm, Judith Parham, 61, of Six Mile, was traveling in her Mercedes-Benz in the wrong direction on U.S. 123 near Liberty when she collided with a Peterbilt truck and then a Kia.
Parham and the driver of the Kia, 58-year-old Runette Brown, were trapped in their vehicles and had to be extracted by EMS. They were transported to Greenville Memorial Hospital to be treated for their injuries. Parham was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.
Lemuel Evatt, the 58-year-old driver of the truck, did not sustain any injuries in the accident.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating the accident.