Highway Patrol investigating deadly crash in Fairfield County
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, SC (WIS) - The Fairfield County Coroner has released the identity of a woman who died following a single-car collision involving a tree Saturday night.
The victim was identified as Tyana Lanishia Hood.
The collision happened around 7:30 on Old River Road near US-21, about nine miles east of Winnsboro.
Troopers say the driver of a 2015 Chevy Cruze, Hood, was traveling south on US-21 and tried to turn right onto Old River Road when she ran off the left side of the roadway and hit a tree.
There were two people in the car and officials say both were not wearing seatbelts. They both were taken to the hospital where Hood later died from her injuries.
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