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Man killed when vehicle rear-ended into oncoming vehicle

BLYTHEWOOD, SC (WIS) -

A Blythewood man was killed in a car crash Wednesday afternoon on Wilson Boulevard.

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said William Allen McMahon was thrown from his vehicle after it was hit behind and pushed into the path of an oncoming vehicle. The crash occurred at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. 

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says McMahon was attempting to turn left into a driveway when his pickup truck was hit from behind. Troopers say McMahon was not wearing a seat belt.

McMahon was taken to the hospital where he died about an hour after the crash. Drivers in the other vehicles were taken to local hospitals for minor injuries.

The Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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