DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A Dillon woman was killed in a crash Wednesday night in Dillon County after a truck ran off the road and overturned.
On Thursday, Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley said the woman killed was 23-year-old Crystal Ward. Her body is being sent for an autopsy to confirm the cause of death.
According to information from South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins, the crash happened at 7:30 p.m. on Lucious Road. A 2000 Chevrolet pickup was heading east when the collision happened.
Collins said the passenger in the truck, identified as Ward, was killed as a result of the crash. She was not wearing a seat belt, he added.
The driver was taken to an area hospital for treatment, according to Collins.
The crash remains under investigation.