Florence native, 2 others dead after vehicle found partially submerged

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Three people are dead after a vehicle became partially submerged in the water at St. Johns Yacht Harbor, officials said.

The Charleston County coroner identified the victims as Don Dent, 50, Mary Wesley Simmonds, 35, and Allyson Key, 38. All three victims were residents of Johns Island and Simmonds was a Florence native.

The coroner said the findings are consistent with drowning for all three victims.

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