SCHP investigating deadly single-vehicle collision in Clarendon Co.

SCHP investigating deadly single-vehicle collision in Clarendon Co.
(Source: Jamal Smalls)

CLARENDON COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) - South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal collision that occurred on Sept. 10 on Governor Richardson Road around 10:45 p.m.

Officials say that the driver of a 2007 GMC truck was traveling east when they went off the road to the right and hit a ditch, then a tree, and overturned.

The driver, 66-year-old Victor Lawson, was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle during the collision.

Lawson died at the scene of the incident. The cause of death was due to head trauma.

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