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Date of Incident: January 11, 2024

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Lexington County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: DUI Collision

Location of Accident: Lake Murray Boulevard in Irmo, S.C.

Injuries: One fatality

Description of Accident: A fatal DUI crash on Lake Murray Blvd. claimed the life of a beloved Saluda High School band director and girls soccer coach. The 34-year-old Columbia resident was hit from behind around 10:30 p.m., and despite efforts at the hospital, she tragically succumbed to her injuries. The at-fault driver faces charges of felony DUI among other charges. Irmo Police Department, assisted by South Carolina Highway Patrol’s MAIT, is actively investigating the tragic incident.

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