Afternoon accident claims life in Florence Co.

Scranton, SC - FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol's website, a fatal accident occurred around 1:14 p.m. Saturday in Florence County outside of Lake City.

The accident happened between Trifalia Road and N Matthews Road in the Scranton area of Florence County.

Investigators said an SUV collided with a pick-up truck when the driver of that truck failed to yield the right of way.

The driver of the SUV was identified as 62-year old Regina Yarborough.  She was pronounced dead on the scene and was reported as not wearing a seat belt.

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