21-year-old dead, passenger injured in Florence crash

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – Officials say a 21-year-old man is dead after a single car crash in Florence last night.

The accident happened around midnight at the intersection of Oakland Avenue and Old Marion Highway, investigators say.

According to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken, Amin Ishamel Cooper died while he was being transported to the hospital.

The coroner says a passenger was also taken to the hospital, but is expected to survive.