One dead after motor vehicle crash in Aiken County

One dead after motor vehicle crash in Aiken County
The Aiken County Coroner’s Office along with the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a deadly motor vehicle crash. (Source: AP)

AIKEN COUNTY (WFXG) - The Aiken County Coroner’s Office along with the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a motor vehicle crash that occurred this morning on I-20 near mile marker eighteen.

According to the Corner’s Office 57-year-old Catherine K. O’Horo of Lafayette, North Carolina was driving a 2002 Honda eastward on I-20 when she lost control of the vehicle. Investigators say she drove off the right side of the interstate, struck a tree, and died from blunt force injuries.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating and a toxicology analysis is pending.

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