FAIRFIELD Co., S.C. (WSPA) — Troopers say a Greenwood woman died after she drove off the side of a road and was thrown from a vehicle in a crash.
The wreck happened in the Blair community of Fairfield County on Wednesday night.
Lance Cpl. Joe Hovis with the S.C. Highway Patrol said the driver ran off Road 99, over corrected, then ran off the other side of the road and hit a ditch.
The driver was taken to Palmetto Richland Hospital where she died from injuries suffered in the wreck.
The Fairfield County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 39-year-old Latoya Scott of Greenwood.
Troopers say Scott wasn’t wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle.