FORT MILL — A woman was killed Thursday afternoon in a car accident on Interstate 77 just south of Fort Mill.
Lawanda Pressley, 38, of Rock Hill was driving a 2004 Ford Explorer south on I-77, south of S.C. 160 just after noon when the car left the road on the right side and struck a tree, according to Lance Cpl. Billy Elder with the Highway Patrol.
She was not wearing a seatbelt.
No other cars were involved and there were no other passengers in the car, Elder said. The crash is still under investigation.
The accident and emergency crews did not block traffic.