FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Two people were killed in a wreck Sunday near Lake City.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol website stated it happened at 9:56 a.m. on Creek Road near Bennie Land and McCutcheon roads.
Corporal Sonny Collins said the two victims were in a Ford Explorer that ran off the right side of the road, lost control, ran off the left side of the road, and overturned. Neither was wearing a seatbelt and both were ejected.
According to Florence County Coroner Keith VonLutcken, the victims were John Edward Burgess, 69, of Lake City and Muqtadir Batin Zahhar, 54, of Columbia.