Two-car wreck in Florence leaves one dead: Authorities

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FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – One person has died after a wreck Sunday in Florence, authorities say.

The wreck happened Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Cheves Street and South Church Street. Florence police responded to the scene around 1:05 p.m., according to Captain Mike Brandt.

Captain Brandt said officers arrived to find a two-car collision, with one of the vehicles overturned.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken confirmed one fatality in the crash.

Two others were taken to a nearby hospital, police say.

The wreck remains under investigation by the Florence Police Department’s Traffic Unit.

News13 has a crew heading to the scene and is working to learn more. Count on us for updates.

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