Two cars collide head-on in Aiken on Friday

  • Posted: Friday, January 24, 2014 11:49 p.m.
    UPDATED: Saturday, January 25, 2014 8:56 a.m.

One person was airlifted after a head-on collision near Wagener Road in Aiken on Friday afternoon, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.

The crash happened just before 5 p.m. on Hidden Pond Road near the intersection with Wagener Road, according to Cpl. Sonny Collins, a spokesman for the Highway Patrol. A Dodge Durango drifted left of center and struck a Volkswagen head-on.

Collins said one of the drivers was airlifted to a local hospital; the other driver was not injured. Details were limited at press time on Friday night, but Collins said both drivers were wearing seat belts.

There was no word on charges, and the crash is still under investigation.

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