Two killed in Orangeburg County single-vehicle crash

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Published: Jul. 26, 2021 at 3:15 AM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Two people were killed in a single-vehicle car crash in Orangeburg County on Sunday night, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Troopers say a car was traveling North on U.S. 21 near Widgeon Road around 8 p.m. when it ran off the road to the right, hit the embankment, and struck a tree.

The driver and passenger, whose names have not been released, were both killed.

SCHP tells us neither of them were wearing seatbelts, and they are still investigating the crash.

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