(TOWNHALL) – South Carolina Republican congressional candidate, Katie Arrington, is out of surgery and recovering after being critically injured in a severe car crash on Friday night.
Arrington, who recently defeated incumbent Mark Sanford in the South Carolina GOP primary, was driving “south along Highway 17 when their vehicle was struck by a vehicle driving in the wrong direction in the same lane, according to Charleston County Sheriff's Capt. Roger Antonio.”
Arrington and her friend underwent surgery last night and were released this morning. The driver of the other vehicle passed away. It is unclear if alcohol was involved.
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