SCHP: 2 dead in head-on Colleton County crash

VIDEO: SCHP: 2 dead in head-on Colleton County crash

COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Two people died in a two-car crash Wednesday night in Colleton County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

A Ford Taurus and a 2011 Hyundai Sonata were traveling in opposite directions on Hwy 303 around 7:25 p.m., according to Trooper Sonny Collins.

When the driver of the Sonata lost control, they ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected and hit the Ford Taurus head-on, Collins said.

Both drivers, who weren’t wearing seatbelts, were killed in the crash. The passengers in both cars were taken to MUSC.

The Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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