A 57-year-old Richland County, South Carolina man has died from injuries after a collision with acred02 tractor-trailer.  The man died around 1:20 p.m. after being brought to Palmetto Health Richland hospital after being injured in a wreck that occurred on Bluff Road around 11:50 a.m., according to the Highway Department.

The man was driving his truck west when he swerved to avoid traffic, crossed the center line where his vehicle ultimately struck in the right rear by a Kenworth tractor trailer.  After the collision, the truck struck a ditch, and the driver, who was allegedly not wearing his seatbelt, was taken to the hospital.  He died a few hours later.

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, call the law offices of Reeves, Aiken & Hightower, LLP.  You can contact our Baxter Village office in Fort Mill, South Carolina at 803-548-4444, or toll-free at 877-374-5999.