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SCHP: Passenger killed after tractor trailer and SUV collide in Florence County

Source: Raycom Media Source: Raycom Media

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A passenger in an SUV died after a tractor-trailer collided with it while it was making a u-turn on Freedom Boulevard in Florence County Thursday morning, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

At about 11:20 a.m., a Ford SUV driven by a 74-year-old woman was making a u-turn on Freedom Blvd. near St. Buelah Road when a tractor-trailer struck the vehicle on the passenger side, according to Corporal Sonny Collins with SCHP. 

The passenger in the SUV, identified by the county coroner as 77-year-old Lillie Mae Miller of Timmonsville, died as a result of the collision.

The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured, Cpl. Collins said.

The crash remains under investigation by the SCHP.

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