Driver killed, passenger injured following Georgetown car accident

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a 69-year-old woman has died and another person injured following an accident in Georgetown County Monday afternoon.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the accident happened at 2:45 p.m. at the intersection of SC 41 an US-17A, about nine miles south of Andrews.

According to highway patrol officials, the car was going north on SC 41 when it ran off the road and into a ditch.

The driver was killed and a passenger was taken to a local hospital.

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