1 dead, 2 injured after crash in Barnwell County


The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash on SC 125 in Barnwell County.

Investigators say it happened around 3:20 pm on Thursday.

Lance Cpl. Judd Jones says the driver of a 2008 Honda was driving north on SC 125 when they swerved into the southbound lane and hit another car.

The driver, 53-year-old Gloria Williams, was not wearing a seatbelt. She was taken to AU Medical Center where she later died.

The passenger was also taken to the hospital with serious injuries. Officials say neither were wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the second car was also taken to the hospital for treatment.

No word yet on if any charges will be filed.

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