Victim in death investigation ID'd following crash in Timmonsville

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) The South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Florence County Coroner are investigating a death after a car accident in Timmonsville.

Sonny Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said just after 6 p.m. Thursday a car traveling on Garner Road drove off the road and into a ditch.

The Florence County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 59-year-old Bobbie Hickson.

Right now it is not known if the accident caused the death or if Hickson may have had a medical condition that contributed to the fatality.

An autopsy is expected to be performed at 11:30 a.m. Friday. There is still no preliminary cause of death at this point.

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