One killed in three-vehicle wreck in Richland County

nophillips@thestate.comFebruary 18, 2013 

— A 59-year-old man was killed Monday morning in a three-vehicle wreck in eastern Richland County.

A 1996 Dodge Caravan was traveling west on Screaming Eagle Road around 11:10 a.m. when it crossed the center line, the S.C. Highway Patrol reported. The Caravan hit the side of a 2008 Peterbilt truck and then crashed head-on into a 2013 Mack truck.

The Caravan’s driver, identified by the Richland County Coroner's Office as Paul M. York of Fort Motte, died at the scene, according to the Highway Patrol’s report. The two truck drivers, who were wearing seat belts, were not injured.

Reach Phillips at (803) 771-8307.

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