11-month-old dies in vehicle collision on US Highway 321 in Fairfield


FAIRFIELD COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – The Fairfield County Coroner’s Office says an 11-month-old baby has died after a vehicle collision on Thursday.

Coroner Chris Hill says Malayah Ivory Kelly died at the collision scene on US Highway 321 North near Plum Lane.

According to Highway Patrol, the driver of a 2009 Toyota Camry left the roadway on the right side, hit an embankment, overturned and hit a tree.

Troopers say the driver and a juvenile front seat passenger were injured and were taken to a hospital; both of the victims were wearing seatbelts.

Authorities say Malayah was the rear seat passenger.

The Coroner’s Office and Highway Patrol are investigating this incident.

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