LAKE CITY, SC – A man and wife from Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, died Saturday morning in a head-on collision that occurred on Highway 378 in south Florence County, reports WMBF News.
Police say the incident happened around 5:15 a.m. when a westbound 2014 Dodge pickup truck veered into the eastbound lane of Highway 378 and crashed head-on into a 2017 Ford SUV. The collision happened near the junction with Highway 52, or South Ron McNair Boulevard.
Both occupants in the SUV died. Authorities identified the victims as 38-year-old Lyndsie Marie Secreto and 43-year-old Anthony Michael Secreto.
The driver of the pickup truck went to the hospital for treatment, though the severity of their injuries is unclear.
A full investigation of the accident is underway.
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