Elderly Woman Killed In Head-On Collision

Posted on Sep 07, 2010
   An elderly Dillon woman has died as a result of a Monday afternoon head-on collision, says the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

   Sylvia Grimsley, 78, was killed in the collision, which occurred along Oakland Road in Dillon at 12:24 p.m.

   Grimsley's 2002 Buick collided head-on with a Ford F-150 pickup that crossed the center line of the road.

   The driver of the truck, 37-year-old Carl Grooms, was taken to a local hospital. His passenger also received medical treatment.

   The accident is under investigation with the SCHP.