Hartsville woman identified as victim in deadly Darlington County crash

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DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A 68-year-old Hartsville woman has been identified as the person killed Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in Darlington County.

Virginia Johnson died in the crash that happened about 3:45 p.m. at the corner of Indian Branch Road and Center Road, Coroner Todd Hardee said.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol Master Trooper Brian Lee, the crash involved a 2004 Hyundai SUV going east on Indian Branch Road and a 2012 Nissan traveling north on Center Road. Johnson was driving the Nissan, which failed to yield the right of way, Lee said.

The driver of the Hyundai was taken to a local hospital. The crash remains under investigation by the SCHP and the coroner’s office. Count on News13 for updates.

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