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Jogger struck, killed by two vehicles

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A 20-year-old man died after he was struck by two vehicles near Longtown Road Friday night.

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said Darius E. Brown, 20, of Hartsville was jogging in the roadway when he was struck by the outside mirror of one vehicle that in turn knocked him into the path of another vehicle traveling in the opposite direction.

The victim was transported to Palmetto Richland hospital where he later died from his injuries, Watts said.

Watts said Brown was visiting family in town when he went out for a jog.

The Highway Patrol is still investigating the accident.

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