Coroner identifies motorcyclists struck, killed by alleged drunk driver

Sean Aston. (Source: OCDC)
Sean Aston. (Source: OCDC)

ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Orangeburg County Coroner's Office has identified the two motorcyclists authorities say were struck and killed by a drunk driver.

The victims were identified as Francis Smith, Jr., of Orangeburg, and Mary K. Green, of Columbia.

South Carolina Highway Patrol charged 21-year-old Sean Aston of Columbia with two counts of felony DUI in the incident which happened Monday around 7 p.m.

He is also facing a charge for not having a South Carolina driver's license.

Troopers said Aston was driving along Highway 21, near Wire Road when he crossed the center line, hitting Smith and Green.

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