Driver dies in fatal Lake City crash

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in the Lake City area of Florence County.

The SCHP website says that crash occurred around 8:20 a.m. Friday on East Beulah Road behind Nanya Plastics in Lake City.

Lance Corporal Sonny Collins says the driver, and only occupant, of a Chevy SUV was ejected when the car ran off the right side of the road and struck a ditch.

The driver was not wearing a seatbelt.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating what caused the collision. Stick with for the late-breaking updates.

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