Hit & Run driver charged in Anderson Head-on crash

Phillip Sherman
Phillip Sherman
One person was injured in a wreck in Anderson County Sunday morning
One person was injured in a wreck in Anderson County Sunday morning

ANDERSON, SC – Two people were injured in a head-on collision in Anderson County Sunday morning.

SC Highway Patrol said that the two vehicles hit head-on on Highway 88, near Jameson Drive, around 7:20am.

7News correspondent David Rogers said that the driver of a Mustang was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated and airlifted to a local hospital due to their injuries.

SCHP says Phillip Sherman, the driver of the truck, ran into a wooded area after the wreck and was arrested shortly after.

He was hurt and taken to the hospital.

Sherman is charged with:

  • Hit and Run with Great Bodily Injury
  • Driving Under Suspension
  • Vehicle tire violation
  • Uninsured motor vehicle fee violation

SCHP says Sherman was NOT at fault in the accident. The other driver was at fault.

The other driver is still in the hospital.

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