LAURENS COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – One person has died following the overturning of a vehicle Thursday morning in Laurens county.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche, with a driver, a 6-year-old child and an 8-year-old child inside, was traveling west on SC-560 around 6:57 a.m. Thursday, when the driver crossed the center of the roadway, overcorrected, drove off the right side of the road and overturned and hit a tree.

The driver, Megan Elizabeth Kirby, was pronounced dead at the scene due to blunt force trauma, according to the Laurens County Coroner’s office.

Deputies said one child was taken to the hospital by EMS, the other child was airlifted to an area hospital.

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