One dead in car accident near Ridgeway - - Columbia, South Carolina

One dead in car accident near Ridgeway


One person was pronounced dead at Palmetto Health Richland following an accident on Highway 21 just north of Ridgeway, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Troopers say around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, the woman was traveling north on Highway 21 when her vehicle veered to the right, overcorrected, struck an embankment and rolled over.

Investigators say the driver was wearing a seatbelt.

There is no word on the identity of the driver.

The Highway Patrol continues to investigate.

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