Deadly accident reported on Edgefield Hwy at Lake Shore Drive

CSRA Traffic

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – Crews responded to the scene of a deadly accident in Aiken County, Friday morning.

The accident happened at 9:16 p.m. on Edgefield Highway at Lake Shore Drive and involved two vehicles.

We’re told by South Carolina Highway Patrol that the driver of a Chrysler Grand Caravan crossed the center line and collided head-on with an oncoming Dodge Ram.

Aiken County Coroner Darryl Ables has identified the driver of the Caravan as 45-year-old Amy E. Gordon. She was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The driver of a Dodge Ram was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

We’re told an air transport was dispatched to the scene.

Aiken County Sheriff’s Office and SC Highway Patrol are handling detours in the area.

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