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Driver killed after losing control of vehicle on I-26

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CALHOUN COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 26 Thursday.

According to the Highway Patrol, the collision happened around 11 a.m. near mile marker 121.

Troopers say the driver of a 1997 Jeep Cherokee was traveling west between the Sandy Run exit and the Charleston Highway exit when the vehicle left the roadway and hit a tree.

The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected and later died at an area hospital, troopers said.

Authorities have not released the identity of the victim.

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