Coroner says car of deceased driver was hit before veering into on-coming lanes on I-77; ID's dr
Cayce, SC (Paul Kirby) Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher now is reporting that the driver of a car that crossed into the oncoming lanes of I-77 near Cayce last night was first struck in the north bound lanes before veering into oncoming traffic. She hit another car head-on causing the accident. Fisher's office has also identified the individual who died in the collision as Lisa Marie Hough, 40, of Wedgefield, SC.
In Fisher's statement, she said that Hough, who was not wearing a seatbelt when the collision occurred, was pronounced dead at the scene due to the injuries she sustained. The other drivers involved suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
The collision is under investigation by the Cayce Department of Public Safety.