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Passenger dies after truck crashes into ditch in Florence County

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FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A passenger was died in Florence County Saturday afternoon after a truck went off the side of Floyd Road and crashed into a ditch, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The victim was identified as Katherine Jordan Floyd, 81, of Olanta, by Florence County Deputy Coroner Thomas “Bo” Myers.

At about 5 p.m. on Floyd Road, a 2007 Nissan truck went off the right of the road and into a ditch, the SCHP reports. Both the driver and passenger were wearing seat belts.

The driver was transported to a nearby hospital with serious injuries and the passenger was pronounced dead, according to SCHP.

The collision remains under investigation by SCHP.

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