Road rage on New Year’s Eve afternoon results in car accident in Hartsville
On December 31st, the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office along with Hartsville Police Department responded to the area of East Carolina Avenue just outside of the Hartsville city limits.
Calls came into the dispatch center reporting that two vehicles were involved in a chase, which appeared to be a road rage scenario. The vehicle, one black Chevrolet four-door sedan, ran through the yards of three homes before overturning, landing on the vehicle’s side, and later catching fire.
Three suspects left the scene of the crash site, and entered a nearby home. Law enforcement officers apprehended two of the three suspects at the home; the third suspect is still sought by DCSO.
This is an ongoing criminal investigation, and charges are pending. If anyone has any information pertaining to this incident, contact the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office at 843-398-4501 or 843-398-4920.