Woman, 53, identified as victim in deadly crash in Florence County

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FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A 53-year-old woman has been identified as the person killed in a two-car crash that happened Friday on Highway 51 in Florence County.

Julia Diane Smith Timmons of Johnsonville died in the crash in the 2900 block of Pamplico Highway, according to Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, Timmons was driving a 2015 Toyota RAV4 north on Highway 51. The vehicle crossed the center line and hit a 2017 Kia four-door head-on, SCHP said.

The driver of the Kia, who has not been identified, was taken to a hospital with injuries. Information about that person’s injuries were not immediately available.

The crash remains is being investigated by the SCHP.

Count on News13 for updates to this developing story.

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