Coroner identifies person killed after driver ignores stop sign near SC 51 and Highway 378 in Florence County

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FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was killed and another was injured Thursday after a crash on Highway 378 in Florence County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The crash at about 3:30 p.m. near SC 51, according to troopers. An image shows two vehicles overturned. One of the overturned vehicles is in a front yard.

Troopers said a 2018 Hyundai was traveling south on SC 51 and disregarded a stop sign and was hit by a 2019 Chevrolet truck. The driver of the Hyundai died in the crash. Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as Joan Hill Daniels, 70, of Johnsonville.

The driver of the Chevrolet was taken to a hospital with injuries, according to troopers.

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