One person dies in Marion County Christmas morning crash

December 26, 2018

MARION, S.C. -- One person died and two were injured in a Christmas morning crash on SC 917 just south of Mullins.

The 8:10 a.m. crash happened when a 2016 Nissan SUV that was north-bound on Old Stage Road disregarded a stop sign and slammed into a 2001 Nissan pickup that was west-found on SC 917, said Cpl. Sonny Collins, South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The driver of the pickup was killed and the two people in the SUV were transported to a Marion area hospital for treatment, Collins said.

The SUV driver has been charged with disregarding a stop sign, Collins said.

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