Woman killed after head on collision with 18 wheeler in Awendaw

Woman killed after head on collision with 18 wheeler in Awendaw

AWENDAW, SC (WCSC) - Charleston County Deputies say one person is dead after a head on collision with an 18 wheeler in Awendaw early Sunday morning.

Deputies say they were called to the crash near Guerins Bridge Road and highway 17 around 2 a.m. Sunday morning.

Authorities say a white 1997 Lincoln Towne car was traveling east bound on the road before colliding with a Kenworth Semi Tanker Truck

The driver of the Lincoln was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 34-year-old Monica Bailey from Awendaw.

The accident remains under investigation.

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