SCHP: One killed in two-vehicle crash in Florence Co.

Updated: Apr. 22, 2021 at 5:10 PM EDT
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FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Troopers have responded to a deadly crash Thursday afternoon in Florence County.

According to information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened at 3:39 p.m. in the area of U.S. 378 and S.C. 51.

SCHP Master Trooper Brian Lee said the driver of a 2018 Hyundai disregarded a stop sign while heading south on S.C. 51.

The Hyundai was struck by a 2019 Chevy truck that was heading west on U.S. 378, according to Lee.

Authorities said the driver of the Hyundai was killed as a result of the crash, while the driver of the Chevy was taken to an area hospital.

The collision remains under investigation by the SCHP.

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