WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC - A 17-year-old student from Williamsburg Academy was killed over the weekend in a car accident.
Megan Elizabeth Piatt was killed around 5:30 a.m. Sunday on Santee Road near Wee Tee Road in the Suttons community.
The Williamsburg County Fire Department says she lost control of her SUV, drove off the road and hit a tree.
Piatt died on the scene. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is trying to figure out how it happened. Piatt was the daughter of a county firefighter.