Eastover woman killed in wreck on Leesburg Road

nophillips@thestate.comOctober 9, 2013 

— A 46-year-old woman was killed in a single-car accident Tuesday in Richland County.

Sandra T. Thomas of Goffman Road, Eastover, was driving a 1997 Chevy Geo that left the road and overturned, said Richland County Coroner Gary Watts. Thomas was the only person in the car.

She was taken to Richland Memorial Hospital where she died at 11:06 a.m. Tuesday, Watts said. She died from injuries sustained in the accident, he said.

Thomas, who was wearing a seat belt, was traveling west on Leesburg Road about five miles north of Eastover when she ran off the road. The vehicle overturned several times, said S.C. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. David G. Jones.

The wreck is under investigation by the S.C. Highway Patrol.

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