DILLON, SC (WBTW) – One person is dead and another injured after an early morning collision northbound on I- 95 in Dillon County.
Cpl. Sonny Collins with South Carolina Highway Patrol says the incident happened around 6:30 a.m. when two vehicles traveling northbound on I- 95 collided, went off the road and overturned.
Collins says the collision involved a 2011 Ford SUV and a 2004 Mercury SUV. The driver of the Ford SUV died and the Mercury driver was transported to a local hospital.
Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley identified the driver of the Ford SUV as Larry Andrews, 62, of Pennsylvania. Grimsley says Andrews died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.
The accident remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the highway patrol MAIT team.