South Carolina Highway Patrol has reported that a head-on collision occurred around 1:30 am this morning that killed one driver. The collision occurred on Hwy 72 in Abbeville County.
Abbeville Coroner has identified the victim as John Williams Jr of Greenwood. Williams was driving a 2004 Hyndai Coupe east on Hwy 72 when the other driver in a 2011 Toyota Camry came into his lane striking head-on. The driver of the Camry was severely injured and transported to a local hospital.
SCHP says neither driver was wearing a seatbelt. More details will be added as they become available.