Woman killed in two-car crash in Florence County


JOHNSONVILLE, SC (WMBF) – A 50-year old woman was killed in a head-on collision involving two vehicles in Florence County Wednesday evening, according to Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

Lutcken said Ellen Travaglio died as a result of the crash in the 2500 block of Vox Highway in Johnsonville.

South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 4:25pm. The responding trooper reported Travaglio crossed the center lane and hit the other driver’s vehicle head-on.

The other driver sustained minor injuries, according to SCHP.

Troopers say Travaglio was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

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