Coroner Identifies Monday Morning Traffic Fatality

The Laurens County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim of the fatal accident that occurred at about 3:40 am Monday morning on Fairview Road near the intersection with Swallow Drive in northern Laurens County.

The victim was 65 year old Susan Hiott of 423 Peden Road, Fountain Inn.  Ms. Hiott was driving a Toyota 4 Runner which ran off the left hand side of the road and struck a tree.  Ms. Hiott was wearing a seat belt but died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head.  She was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.