Crash kills 50-year-old Hartsville woman

DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A collision on North Center Road Tuesday evening has claimed the life of a 50-year-old Hartsville woman.

Lance Corporal Sonny Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol explains that the collision occurred on North Center Road around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night when a 1998 Ford traveling north ran off the left side of the roadway and struck a tree.

The driver, and only occupant of that vehicle, died as a result of that collision.

Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee tells WMBF News that the driver was 50-year-old Barbara Ann Dixon of Hartsville. Dixon was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, Hardee adds.

Collins says Dixon was wearing a seatbelt.

The collision is under investigation by the Darlington County Coroner's Office and South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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