South Carolina

Lexington woman killed Thursday in single car accident

Kathryn L. Hayes, 52, of Lexington was killed Thursday when the car she was driving, a Honda Accord, ran off the road and hit a tree.

The accident occurred around 11:10 am at 1110 Corley Mill Road, Lexington County Coroner Harry Harman said in a news release. Hayes was taken to Palmetto Health Richland hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.

The accident is being investigated by the SC Highway Patrol and county coroner’s office.

-- Rachael Myers Lowe