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Gresham woman killed in US 378 head-on crash

April 18, 2019 GMT

JOHNSONVILLE, S.C. -- A Gresham woman died Tuesday night in a head-on crash on US 378 at the Florence/Marion County line.

The 8:25 p.m. crash happened when a 2011 Mercedes SUV that was west bound and a 2008 Honda CRV collided, said Cpl. Sonny Collins, South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as Latonya Moore Austin, 43.

She was the driver of the Honda CRV, Collins said.

The driver of the Mercedes was transported to a Pee Dee area hospital for treatment of their injuries, Collins said.

Which vehicle crossed the center line is being investigated by the Patrol’s Multi-Disciplinary Accident Investigation Team, Collins said.