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Coroner identifies pickup truck driver killed in crash involving 18 wheeler in Newberry Co.

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NEWBERRY, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Troopers said one person is dead following a crash in Newberry County on Friday.

The incident happened around 4 p.m. along SC 34 at General Henderson Road, about .5 miles east of Newberry.

Troopers said a 2005 Ford F150 pickup truck pulling a trailer was traveling south on General Henderson Road as a 2014 Freightliner tractor trailer pulling a trailer was traveling east along SC 34. The pickup truck failed to stop at a stop sign and struck the Freightliner in the side.

The driver of the pickup truck was not wearing a seat belt and was killed in the crash. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. She was later identified by the coroner as 56-year-old Nanette Wilson of Newberry.

The driver of the Freightliner was not injured.

The incident remains under investigation by the coroner's office and highway patrol.

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