HARTSVILLE, S.C. — The driver, and only occupant, of a 2002 Nissan Altima died Friday morning when she lost control of her car. The 2:31 a.m. crash happened on Ruby Road near Stonewall Street, said Lance Cpl. Tyler Tidwell of the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
The car ran off the right side of the road and into a tree, he said. The driver wasn’t wearing a seat belt.
Darlington County Coroner J. Todd Hardee identified the victim as Candice Gatling, 21, of Florence.
The crash remains under investigation by the coroner’s office and the patrol.
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