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Florence County man thrown from truck, killed in crash

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FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Florence County that left one person dead.

According to the SCHP media line, the crash happened around 9:40 p.m. on National Cemetery Road.

The driver of a 2006 Nissan pickup truck ran off the road, struck a ditch and was thrown from the truck, troopers said.  The driver was not wearing a seatbelt.

Florence County Coroner Keith Von Lutcken identified the driver as Timothy Wooten, 55,  of Effingham. Von Lutcken said Wooten died from multiple acute trauma to head and body.

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