SUV driver charged in crash that killed S.C. EMT

Robin Nicole “Niki” Knotts, of Darlington County EMS, was a passenger in the vehicle

By Leila Merrill

DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. — The driver of the SUV in a one-vehicle crash that killed a  Darlington County EMT has been charged, WSAV News 3 reported Thursday.

Donna J. Barnhill faces charges of felony DUI with death and felony DUI with great bodily injury. Barnhill was booked into a detention center and scheduled to have a bond hearing.

Robin Nicole “Niki” Knotts was a passenger in the SUV. The crash is under investigation.

She is survived by her mother, children and grandchildren.

Darlington County EMS thanked people for their support in a Facebook post Wednesday.


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