Car Accident in Latta Claims One Life
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is in the process of investigating a single car accident in Dillon County on Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened around 3:13 pm on Bass Mill Road and U.S. 301 in Latta. Authorities state that the driver of a Ford Explorer was driving on Bass Mill Road when the vehicle ran off the right side of the road, over corrected, and then flipped in the roadway. The driver, 49-year-old Jessie Brown, was the only occupant of the vehicle and was wearing a seat belt. He did not survive the accident.