This Mercedes was rear-ended by a semi that was going too fast in a work zone on I-26 on Feb. 1, 2010. Crews were widening the interstate between Remount Road and I-526. The truck was heading toward Charleston, didn’t slow down in the work zone and rear-ended the car, fatally injuring a passenger.
Stanley Simmons, with Banks Construction, directs traffic through a construction zone Wednesday as crews widen Bacons Bridge Road in Summerville. “A lot of our guys get hurt out here,” Simmons said adding only a police presence slows down traffic in construction areas.
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