Fatal Hit-and-Run In Oconee County

11 year old killed

Ed Jenson
February 18, 2018 - 8:57 am

Troopers are investigating a fatal hit and run in Oconee County that occurred Saturday night on Owens Road at Wells Highway in Seneca. 

The victim was crossing Wells Hwy when she was hit by an unknown vehicle that left the scene.

The coroner identified the victim as 11-year-old as Emmalee L. Budrevich of Owens Road. He says she died from blunt force trauma injuries.

According to the coroner, Budrevich and two of her friends were walking from her home to the Dollar General located on Shiloh Road near Wells Hwy when the crash happened.

They say the driver was in a 2005-2010 White Chevrolet Tahoe. They said the car could have damage to the driver front and undercarriage.

Anyone with information about the collision or about the vehicle of interest is asked to contact troopers at 864-241-1000 or 1-800-768-1503 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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