Westminster, SC (October 29, 2023) – The Oconee County Coroner’s Office confirmed that 33-year-old Kayla Daniele Perham of Pendleton, South Carolina, lost her life due to an automobile collision that occurred early Saturday morning.
At around 2:05 a.m. on October 28, emergency officials were called to the scene of a crash on Windsor Street.
Reports from authorities show that a collision took place on Windsor Street at the intersection of Main Street. The impact of the crash caused one vehicle to strike two signs near the intersection.
One person involved in a crash, identified as Durham, suffered fatal injuries. She was pronounced dead on site.
The crash is actively being investigated by the Oconee County Coroner’s Office.
Our condolences are with the family of Kayla Daniele Durham.
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