Pleads guilty to running car off Palmetto Road


The Piedmont man who ran his ex-girlfriend and her friend off Palmetto Road in January plead guilty this week to two counts of assault and battery in the first degeree. Jason Reid was sentenced to ten years in jail. He will serve three years with five years probation. Mitchell Carroll and Kristin Queen were in a Honda Accord which was hit from behind by Reid’s vehicle on Lebby Street in Pelzer. The Honda turned onto Palmetto where it was forced off the road and into a tree.