Infant killed in crash on I-26

Infant killed in crash on I-26

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - An 8-month-old boy has died of injuries after an SUV ran off of I-26 in Harleyville Tuesday.

South Carolina Highway Patrol officials say the crash happened around 6 p.m. at I-26 westbound mile marker 174.

Troopers say the SUV hit a tree and overturned several times.

The woman and child, of St. George, were taken to an area hospital where the baby later died.

Officials say the baby was restrained in a car seat and the woman was wearing a seat belt.

Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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