Teen arrested for deadly Five Points crash in Florence that killed couple

Alex Lomax (left) was arrested for the crash that killed Krystal Hughes Johnson and William Ray Johnson, Jr. (inset).

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – The Florence Police Department arrested a man for deadly crash June 3 crash that killed a couple.

According to Lt. Michael Brandt, Alex Lomax, 19 of Greensboro, NC, was arrested and charged with reckless homicide.

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The incident happened around 6:45 a.m. at Five Points near the intersection of Palmetto Street and Cashua Drive. The crash involved two vehicles. One of the vehicles involved was flipped over on the side.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victims as Krystal Hughes Johnson, 29 of Florence and William Ray Johnson, Jr., 28 of Florence.

The coroner says the two died at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the collision.


The Florence Police Department and Florence County Coroner’s Office continue to investigate the crash.

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