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Three-year-old, two others killed in crash on I-26

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ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

The Orangeburg County Coroner's office has identified three people killed early Thursday morning after an 18-wheeler drove off the side of Interstate 26 and crashed into several trees.

Chief Deputy Coroner Sean Fogle identified the victims as Desmond Martin, 41, of West Park FL; Christopher Everett, 18, of Charlotte, NC; and Davie'you Brown, 3, of Deerfield Beach, FL.

Fogle said Martin was driving and Everett and Brown were passengers in the truck. The victims' relationships to each other have not been disclosed. A fourth victim was taken to the hospital.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol had all eastbound lanes around mile marker 164 closed off for several hours in order to investigate the scene.

The crash happened around 3 a.m.

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