Suspect arrested, identified in deadly Edgefield hit-and-run

Richard Joyner was arrested and charged Sunday with hit and run, and leaving the scene of a death. (Source: South Carolina Highway Patrol)
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Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020

EDGEFIELD COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- A person has been arrested in the case of a deadly hit and run in Edgefield County.

Stanley Quimby, 59,   was found dead along Sweetwater Road last week in an apparent hit and run.

Richard Joyner was arrested and charged Sunday with hit-and-run, and leaving the scene of a death.

The vehicle was traveling north on Sweetwater Road when the driver hit the man, South Carolina Highway Patrol says.

Highway Patrol investigators say the car in question is a 1994-2002 Dodge Ram possibly pewter or gray in color and could have damage to the right front and passenger side.

The identity of the suspect has not been released.

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