AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WFXG) - The Aiken County Coroner's Office has identified the woman killed in Friday morning's crash in Aiken County as twenty-year-old Haleigh M. Mahon-Smart.

The investigation determined that Mahon-Smart's Volkswagon Golf was traveling West on Hatchaway Bridge Rd. at around 10 p.m. Thursday night when it left the road and struck a tree.

A toxicology analysis is pending. The investigation is ongoing.


ORIGINAL STORY: One person is dead after a single-car crash in Aiken County Friday morning.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, a 2012 Volkswagen Golf was traveling East on Hatchaway Bridge Rd. near Old Torry Trl. sometime before 10 a.m. when the car ran off the right side of the road and struck a tree. The driver was the only person in the car and died on the scene.

The name of the driver has not been released.

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