SCHP: 1 killed, 2 hurt in Florence County crash

Published: Oct. 30, 2022 at 9:54 AM EDT
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FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - One person was killed and two others were hurt after a crash in Florence County on Saturday.

Master Trooper Mitchell Ridgeway with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the wreck happened at around 7:10 p.m. on S.C. 403 near Creek Road, just south of Timmonsville.

Ridgeway said a 2015 Chevrolet sedan traveling south on the highway crossed the center line and struck a 2019 Kia sedan head-on. The driver of the Kia later died after being taken to a hospital, according to Ridgeway.

The driver and a passenger in the Chevrolet sedan were both hurt and also taken to a hospital.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

Stay with WMBF News for updates.