SCHP troopers investigate deadly wreck on Highway 151
Thu, 16 May 2013 12:41:34 GMT —
South Carolina Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a deadly wreck in Darlington County.
It happened around 6:30 a.m. Thursday on SC Highway 151 at Dunlap Drive.
Johnny L. Carnes, 60, of Hartsville died when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a vehicle, according to Darlington County Coroner J. Todd Hardee.
Troopers say a Carnes was traveling north on the highway near Hartsville, without a helmet on.
The driver of a Chevrolet heading south on Highway 151 tried to make a left turn onto Dunlap Drive and hit Carnes, according to Lance Corporal Sonny Collins.
The driver of the Chevrolet, Betty Taylor, 83, is being charged with Failure to Yield the Right Away.