SUMTER COUNTY, SC – A driver fatally struck a tree on Patriot Pkwy near Shaw Dr on Sunday, according to WLTX.
The drier was heading north on Patriot Pkwy in a 2004 Pontiac sedan when they strayed off the road and slammed into a tree around 7 a.m.
Rescue crews pronounced the driver dead at the scene and transported the only passenger to an area hospital.
Officials have not disclosed the victims’s names.
The incident is under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
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