A 5-year-old child has died after a Friday-night crash that injured two others in Lancaster County. The girl died at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte on Saturday, succumbing to her injuries from the accident, said Lance Cpl. David Jones with the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The one-car accident happened about 10 p.m. about 2 miles east of Great Falls. The girl, whose name was not immediately available, was wearing a seat belt and was airlifted to Carolinas Medical Center, where she died, according to Lance Cpl. David Jones with the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
The driver of the car, a 26-year-old woman, was not wearing a seat belt and was airlifted to Palmetto Health in Richland. Another passenger, an 8-year-old boy, was also airlifted to Palmetto Health. He was wearing a seat belt. The front seat passenger, a 21-year-old man, was wearing a seat belt and was unhurt. The crash is under investigation. The (Rock Hill) Herald