Wanted man dies in accident on Highway 25

36-year-old Michael Baskett was killed in an accident on Highway 25 in Edgefield County this afternoon.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, Baskett was driving a stolen Toyota northbound on Highway 25 when he swerved in front of a tractor-trailer. The truck rolled over the car.

Baskett had several warrants for firearms violations.

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital.


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