Fatal crash kills Pelion woman

Fatal crash kills woman near Pelion

PELION, S.C. (WACH)- A 57-year-old woman is dead after an early morning accident near Pelion.

Trooper Billy Elder with the Highway Patrol said two vehicles were traveling in opposite directions on S.C. 302 near Pelion at around 7:00 a.m. The two vehicles collided. The westbound vehicle, a 2010 Chrysler four door, collided with a 2007 Hyundai.

The driver of the Hyundai, Bobby Jane Cook, 57 of Pelion was killed. The driver of the Chrysler and the passenger survived and were taken to an area hospital.

Cook was taken to an area hospital, where she died from injuries received in the wreck.

The Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.