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One killed, one seriously injured in early morning accident

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A driver was ejected from his car and killed in an early morning accident in Orangeburg, according to the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Investigators say the accident happened around 1:10 a.m. on Manatee Road when the driver of a 2007 Nissan Maxima ran off the right side of the road and overturned.

DPS officials say the driver was killed at the scene, and he was not wearing a seatbelt.

A female passenger in the vehicle was transported to the Regional Medical Center with serious injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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