UPDATE: Driver ID released for fatal crash in Bamberg County

By: Staff
By: Staff

Friday, July 4, 2014

BAMBERG COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW) -- The Bamberg County Coroner's Office has released the name of the woman who died during a early morning accident.

We're told she is 26-year old Rebecca Girardeau. The results of a toxicology screening during her autopsy are still pending.

South Carolina Highway Patrol troopers say the crash happened on Hunters Chapel Road.

Troopers say Girardeau and a passenger were in the car when it went off the right side of the road and overcorrected, crossing into the tree line around 2 a.m. The passenger was taken to the hospital. Officials say neither were wearing seatbelts at the time.

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