Driver dies in Dillon Co. crash

DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal collision in Dillon County.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the crash occurred around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday on Harllees Bridge Road, just off Highway 9.

The driver of a Pontiac was attempting to turn onto the roadway from a private driveway and failed to yield, Lance Corporal Sonny Collins said. The Pontiac was struck by truck, causing the death of the Pontiac's driver.

The passenger in the Pontiac was transported to the hospital. The driver of the truck was not injured.

No charges are expected to be filed. Everyone involved in the crash were wearing their seatbelts at the time.

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