FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A pickup truck driver was killed Tuesday morning in a collision with a tractor-trailer on Highway 52 near Scranton in Florence County, authorities said.
It happened about 7:35 a.m. near Sparrow Road when a 2006 Chevrolet pickup traveling south crossed the median and hit a 2003 Freightliner tractor-trailer, which was traveling north, according to Master Trooper Brian Lee of the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The tractor-trailer driver was taken to the hospital.
The driver of the pickup truck was identified as Emanuel Sentel Burgess, 41, of Coward, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.
No additional information was immediately available.
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