Sumter woman dies in boat crash on Lake Marion

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LAKE MARION, S.C. (AP) — A Sumter woman has died in a boat crash on Lake Marion.

Officials say 21-year-old Hailey Joanne Bordeaux was pronounced dead at Clarendon Memorial Hospital in Manning shortly after the crash Friday morning.

Clarendon Deputy Coroner Charles Jackson said Bordeaux, her boyfriend and another couple were idling on Lake Marion when another boater speeding through the area hit their boat.

Jackson said the collision is being investigated by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

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