Round Hill, SC (Paul Kirby) – A Gilbert man was killed in a single-vehicle accident last night that occurred in the 3300 block of Two Notch Road near Round Hill. The crash happened just before 7:00 PM on Monday, October 9, 2017.
According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, Mr. George T. Whittle, 56, of Gilbert was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. Whittle's vehicle left the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Mr. Whittle, who was the only occupant of his vehicle, was wearing a seatbelt.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the collision.