A man from Darlington is dead after
a one-vehicle crash early this morning
in Lafayette County, about three-miles
north of Darlington.
Lafayette County authorities say 33-year-old
Jay J. Schwartz was found dead
inside his vehicle. Schwartz was pronounced
dead at the scene by the county coroner.
The preliminary investigation shows Schwartz
was driving south on County-F in the
Town of Willow Springs. That’s when he
lost control of his vehicle. It went off the
road and rolled over at least once before
coming to rest on its’ wheels. Authorities
say Schwartz wasn’t wearing his seatbelt
at the time of the crash.
It’s the third traffic death on Lafayette County
roads this year.
Darlington Police and Fire and the Rural
Medical Ambulance provided help at the