Victim identified in Florence County fatal accident

Victim identified in Florence County fatal accident

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – One person was killed in a single-vehicle accident in Florence County Saturday afternoon, according to LcPl. David Jones with South Carolina Highway Patrol.

According to LcPl. Jones, a 2015 Nissan Altima was traveling west on New Hope Road around 12:40 p.m. when it ran off the roadway and over corrected, striking a tree.

The driver of the Altima was pronounced dead at the scene and was wearing a seatbelt.

The victim has been identified by Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken as 40-year-old Clarence Justice Williamson II, of Coward.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating, check back with WMBF News for more information.

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