An accident on the 1100 block of Shore Road, located in the Gilbert area of Lexington County, resulting in the loss of a community member. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim as Melvin Lin Chavis, a 79-year-old resident of Gilbert. The single-vehicle collision occurred around 1:50 pm
Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the motorcyclist who died as a result of a collision with an 18-wheeler. The collision occurred on the Lake Murray Dam (S.C. Hwy 6) shortly before 9 pm July 29. John William Bafford III, 32, of Gilbert was pronounced dead at the scene
It’s not just uncomfortable outside – it’s dangerous. We haven’t reached the hottest days of the season, and there is already a very real threat of serious illness and/or death related to the heat and humidity. There are several factors that can make an individual more susceptible to heat-related issues.