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Woman killed in head on collision in Greenville County

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SIMPSONVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

An elderly woman has died after a car crash in Greenville County, according to troopers.

Troopers said the crash happened just before 11:30 a.m. Saturday on East Georgia Road, 2 miles east of Simpsonville.

Coroner Parks Evans identified the victim as Joyce Mahaffey, 70, of Simpsonville

Troopers said Mahaffey was driving 1998 Dodge minivan when she crossed the center line and hit an oncoming GMC Yukon.

Troopers said the woman was not wearing a seatbelt, and was taken to the hospital, where she later died from her injuries.

The driver of the Yukon was not hurt, troopers said.

Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.

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