Driver in stolen vehicle led Florence County deputies on deadly chase; SCHP investigating

Published: Jan. 20, 2023 at 7:49 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 20, 2023 at 10:27 PM EST
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FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - A driver in a stolen vehicle led Florence county deputies on a deadly chase Friday evening.

Florence County Sheriff TJ Joye confirmed deputies were led on a chase around 4 p.m. by a driver who stole a 2012 Honda Civic.

The chase occurred on McAllister Mill Road and ended shortly after crossing Salem Road.

The Civic was driving southbound on McAllister Mill Road when the driver lost control while attempting to elude deputy vehicles and collided with a 2003 Ford F-250 which was driving northbound.

The driver of the Civic died, and the driver of the F-250 was taken to an area hospital by family to be treated.

SCHP is investigating.

Stay with WMBF News for updates.