Driver charged with felony DUI after deadly crash

Published: Dec. 15, 2012 at 5:57 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 25, 2012 at 5:57 PM EST
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Jasmine Jennings (Source: Saluda County Detention Center)
Jasmine Jennings (Source: Saluda County Detention Center)

SALUDA COUNTY, SC (WIS) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol has charged a driver with felony DUI after a crash early Saturday that killed a Monetta woman.

Troopers charged 20-year-old Jasmine Jennings of Leesville after the crash in the 3500 block of SC 23 in Monetta at about 2:13 a.m. Saturday.

Investigators say Jennings and a car driven by 38-year-old Kandi Stone were both headed south on SC 23. Saluda County Coroner Keith Turner said when Stone was turning left into the driveway of her home, Jennings crashed into the driver's side of her car.

Turner said Stone died at the scene from multiple blunt force injuries.

Troopers say Jennings and her three passengers were taken to the hospital.

The accident remains under investigation.

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