A Simpsonville man was placed in the Laurens County Detention Center early last night, following his release from a Greenville Hospital. 45-year-old Phillip Charles Long of 400 Fowler Road, Simpsonville is being charged by the Highway Patrol with Felony DUI with Personal Injury. He was reportedly traveling on the 127 ByPass outside Laurens last Sunday when his motorcycle collided with a truck. A Highway Patrol chart on the incident indicated it was a tractor-trailer rig. His wife reportedly remained hospitalized yesterday. Traffic on the 127 ByPass was detoured for a time following the wreck. Phillip Long was being held pending arraignment on the Felony DUI charge.
Felony DUI from Weekend Wreck
Thursday, January 24, 2013 By