Two die in Vehicle Collision near Seneca

A two vehicle collision occurred near Seneca this morning, May 14, which resulted in the deaths of two drivers. Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis announces this collision occurred at approximately 8:40am on Highway 59 near Prater Farm Road. Addis says that a 36-year-old Townville man died at 9:33am and a 69-year-old Seneca woman died at 10:22am in the emergency department of Oconee Memorial Hospital. Their names will be released later today. The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate the collision.