1 dead after car strikes tree in Marion County, troopers say

1 dead after car strikes tree in Marion County, troopers say
Williamsburg man killed in i-64 crash (Source: wwbt/nbc12)

MARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One person had died after a wreck in Marion County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Lance Cpl. Tyler Tidwell said the crash happened at around 3:39 p.m. Wednesday on Old Mullins Highway near Harold Road.

Tidwell said the driver of a 1997 Toyota Land Cruiser was traveling west on the highway when they went off the road and struck a tree.

The driver was the only person in the car and was wearing a seatbelt, according to Tidwell. The victim was taken to the hospital where they later died.

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