Sumter, SC (WLTX) -- One woman is dead after a three car collision Friday morning in Sumter County.
The Highway Patrol says 43 year old Melody Peavy died in the accident that happened just after 7am on Highway 15, 3.5 miles north of Paxville.
Troopers say Peavy was stopped behind a tractor trailer that had stopped in the highway near Country Springs Road. Troopers say a pick-up truck hit her vehicle from behind.
The other drivers were not injured.
The Highway Patrol's Multi-disciplinary Accident Investigation Team is investigating.