Man charged in Greer New Year’s Eve crash that hurt 4

John McIntyre (Greer Police Dept.)

GREER, S.C. (WSPA) – Greer police say an accident left four people hurt on New Year’s Eve.

They say it happened just before 11 p.m. Saturday on East Wade Hampton Boulevard and North Main Street.

Lt. Jimmy Holcombe with Greer Police Department tells 7News the collision involved four vehicles, and one man was arrested.

John Thomas McIntyre, 39, has been charged with two counts of felony DUI with great bodily injury, police say.

He’s in the Greenville County Detention Center under $20,000 bond as of Monday morning, according to jail records.

Holcombe says four people were taken to the hospital.
READ: GoFundMe set up for men hurt in Greer NYE crash

Police say Greenville bound traffic on Wade Hampton Boulevard and Main Street was closed due to the accident.

He says a MAIT team was called out to help in the investigation.

4 people hurt in 4 vehicle New Year's Eve accident in Greer.
4 people hurt in 4 vehicle New Year’s Eve accident in Greer.

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