Darlington County deputy injured in crash

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DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) – A Darlington County deputy was sent to the hospital after a crash Thursday, according to authorities.

Master Trooper Brian Lee with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said that the crash happened at about 7:20 a.m. on Jeffords Mill Road near Society Hill Road. The deputy’s 2019 Chevy Tahoe was driving north on Jeffords Mill Road when it ran off the roadway and hit a ditch.

The trooper’s condition was not immediately known, as of Friday morning.

UPDATE – 9/28/2021: The Darlington County Sheriff’s Office told News13 that the deputy is “doing well” and is recovering from minor injuries.

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