A South Carolina high school student was killed on his way to school last week. Following the car accident, the other driver was arrested and is facing felony DUI charges as a result. The victim was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash, but died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
The other driver was treated for his injuries before being charged with possession of a controlled substance and felony DUI resulting in death. Proving the serious nature of the accident, the man's bond was set at $115,000. Students and faculty gathered together when the news of the young man's death broke.