Video: 2 killed in collision during SC pursuit

SC deputy could not stop in time after vehicle overturned


By PoliceOne Staff

DARLINGTON, S.C. — A dash cam video has been released capturing a fatal collision that occurred during a pursuit.

According to WSPA, the April 2 incident began after Deputy Richie Stevens clocked a car traveling 70 mph in a 35 zone. When the vehicle failed to pull over, a pursuit ensued.

ABC 15 reports that driver Tyler Evans Terry, 23,  drove around a curve — out of the deputy’s sight  and slammed into a guard rail.

The vehicle rolled over, stopping in the middle of the highway, according to the report.

Deputy Stevens could not stop in time after spotting the overturned vehicle. The collision killed Terry and his passenger, 27-year-old Amberly McKenzie Hunnicutt.

Deputy Stevens and a ride along who was also in the cruiser were taken to a hospital as a precautionary measure and later released. 

  1. Tags
  2. Officer Safety
  3. Suspect Pursuit
  4. Vehicle Incidents and Issues
  5. Collision
  6. Crash
  7. Dash cam
  8. Officer Survival
  9. Traffic stop
  10. Ridealong

Recommended Police

Join the discussion