The Lexington County Coroner has identified the individual who died as a result of a single vehicle accident on Pond Branch Road, near Ben Franklin Road, just before 6 p.m. on March 6, 2018.
Coroner Margaret Fisher said that Eboney Latavia Harris, 17, of Leesville, was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. According to reports, Harris’ vehicle left the right side of the roadway, she overcorrected, causing her vehicle to leave the left side of the roadway. travel down an embankment and strike a tree. Harris was not wearing a seat belt.
South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.