Cheddar fatality – Hwy. 20


The Anderson County Coroner’s office is currently investigating a vehicle accident on Hwy. 20 in the Cheddar community involving a single vehicle that resulted in one person’s death.

Chief Deputy Coroner Charlie Boseman identified the victim as Kyle Joseph Cadigan, 29, of Belton.
The accident occurred around 10:05 p.m. Wednesday night (Mar. 18) on Hwy 20 at Sherrard Rd., Belton.  The investigation indicates that Cadigan was driving his vehicle east on Hwy. 20 when he appears to have lost control of his vehicle, traveled off the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned.  The victim was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

Cadigan was pronounced deceased at the scene due to Multiple Traumatic Injuries Secondary to Blunt Force Trauma.

The Anderson County Office of the Coroner and the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating the accident.

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