One person dead following accident in Georgetown County

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating following a deadly crash in Georgetown County.

Troopers say the accident happened on US 521 Bypass near US 41 on Thursday, July 30 at 10:25 a.m.

L/Cpl Hannah Wimberly says the driver of a tractor was headed north on US 521 Bypass when it was struck in the rear by the driver of a 2004 Mercury Grand Marquis. The driver was later identified by Kenandrey Boyd of Andrews.

Eric Tisdale, 40, of Andrews, died from multiple trauma he received when the Grand Marquis hit the tractor he was driving.

The accident is under investigation by the SC Highway Patrol MAIT Team.

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