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Driver killed when pickup overturns

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KERSHAW COUNTY, SC (WIS) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a driver was killed when he lost control of his pickup truck early Sunday morning.

Troopers say the man lost control on Threatt Rd. in Kershaw County at about 12:55 a.m. Sunday, overturned, and hit a tree.  The Kershaw County coroner identified the driver as 53-year-old Billy Ray Gainey of Mt. Pisgah.

Troopers say the Gainey was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle.  He died at the scene.

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