49-year-old woman killed in car crash in Florence

Car crash in Florence (WPDE)

A 49-year-old woman is dead after a car crash in Florence Tuesday evening.

According to Florence Police Department's Lieutenant Mike Brandt, the crash happened around 6:50 p.m. on Church Street near Prout Drive.

Betsy Elwood Sandifer, of Florence, died in the crash according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

A passenger in the vehicle was also transported to a local hospital and is expected to recover, he said.

Brandt said the investigation is ongoing.

No further information is available at this time.