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One dead in three vehicle crash near Lexington High School

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LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

One person has died in a three-vehicle crash near Lexington High School.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 10:00 a.m. on Pisgah Church Road near Hounds Run Drive, which is approximately two miles west of Lexington.

Troopers said the collision involved three pickup trucks. The driver of one of the trucks, later identified as 51-year-old Mark Cullinane of Leesville, was extricated from the vehicle and flown to Palmetto Health Richland Hospital where he died.

One of the other two drivers was a Lexington High School student. Neither was seriously injured.

No other details were immediately available.

Pisgah Church Road was closed for approximately six hours while troopers investigated the incident. Traffic was moving again around 4:45 p.m.

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