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Deadly Crash in Hardeeville

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Investigators say a deadly crash in Hardeeville took the life of Rosemary DeLaporre-Ugate, 23, at 9:10 this morning.

It happened just off of Highway 278, where the road meets Argent Blvd. Highway Patrol says the driver and three passengers were in the car when it ran off the road to the right, went down an embankment, and hit several trees.

DeLaporre-Ugate was the driver. She was wearing a seat belt, and was entrapped in the 2001 Chevy Blazer. Coroner Marty Sauls says she died at the scene from blunt force trauma.

According to Highway Patrol, the other two passengers were transported to Coastal Carolina Hospital, and the third passenger who was ejected from the car was flown to Savannah Memorial Hospital.





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