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Coroner identifies victim in deadly 18-wheeler crash in Florence County

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – One person was killed in a fatal crash that occurred on Bethel Road near Floyd Road in the Florence area on Monday morning around 9:00, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol’s website.

Latara Denise Conner, 35, of Scranton, was identified as the victim of the accident by Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

Cpl. Sonny Collins said the driver of a 1998 Mercury, identified as Conner, was traveling south on Bethel Road, crossed over the center line and struck a north bound tractor trailer.

Conner was killed as a result, and the driver of the 18-wheeler was taken to a local hospital, he added.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol and their MAIT Team is investigating. 

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