Man dies after driving off road, striking tree in Florence County

Man dies after driving off road, striking tree in Florence County

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A fatal crash took place on Anderson Bridge Road, near Scranton, at approximately 4:30 a.m. on Monday, August 1, according to Corporal Sonny Collins.

Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as Lawrence Green Jr., 56, of Coward.

Green was the driver of a 2005 Chrysler van that was traveling east on Anderson Bridge Road. The vehicle ran off the left side of Anderson Bridge Road and struck a tree.

Corporal Collins said that Green was wearing a seat belt and was the only one involved in the deadly accident.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating this incident.

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