Piedmont fatality – Bessie Road


One person was killed and two others injured Saturday night in a two vehicle wreck on Bessie Road. A car was struck broadside killing the driver of the car that was struck. Two occupants of the other vehicle were injured. Piedmont firefighters, Greenville County EMS and deputies responded. It happened near the intersection of Premier Drive.

According to Troopers, a Mazda turned left onto Bessie Road and made contact with a Mercedes E-Class sedan. The driver of the Mazda, identified by the Greenville County Coroner’s office as Matthew Parham, 24, of Piedmont, was pronounced dead at the scene.