Sumter Police Department
Age: 39 years
Service: 10 years
Cause: Automobile accident
Corporal Chuck Nesbitt was killed in an automobile accident on Highway 521 near Rembert, South Carolina, at approximately 3:00 pm.
He and another officer were returning to Sumter after transporting a prisoner to the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice when their patrol car collided head-on with another vehicle. Both officers were transported to a local hospital where Corporal Nesbitt succumbed to his injuries.
Corporal Nesbitt had served with the Sumter Police Department for 10 years.