UPDATE: The head-on collision that closed Stono Bridge in Johns Island for three hours last week claimed the life of 31-year-old AbigailĀ Blajszczak. Authorities say that an SUV collided with a truck at 9:39 p.m. near the intersection of Maybank Highway and Headquarters Plantation Drive. Blajszczak suffered blunt force trauma and died from her injuries. Another person was taken to MUSC with non-life threatening injuries.

Blajszczak is the sister of Robert Blajszczak, a Summerville Police Officer who collapsed during a routine traffic stop on October 20, 2014. The seven-year veteran of Summerville Police died 6 days after collapsing, according to Summerville Police.

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