Highway dedicated to trooper killed in 1938
Sat, 03 Aug 2013 02:15:44 GMT —
South Carolina Highway Patrol and the South Carolina Department of Public Safety honored a trooper killed in the line of duty in 1938 by dedicating a portion of highway to him.
Patrolman L. Lawson Rhodes was on duty in Chesterfield County and died instantly when his motorcycle was struck by a car coming from a side road.
Rhodes was a native of Darlington County.
Friday, part of U.S. Highway 52 in Chesterfield County was dedicated to Rhodes.