Florence coroner identifies two killed in Sunday morning crash

LAKE CITY, SC (WBTW) – Two people were killed in a wreck Sunday morning on Creek Road near Lake City, according to Florence County Coroner, Keith von Lutcken.

According to Cpl. Sonny Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 9:40 a.m., Sunday on Creek Road.

Collins says a Ford Explorer ran off the right side of the road, lost control and ran off the left side of the road ejected both the driver and the passenger.

Keith von Lutcken, the Florence County Coroner says John Edward Burgess, 69, of Lake City and Muqtadir Batin Zahhar, 54, of Columbia were killed in the crash.