ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person is dead and another injured following an accident in Orangeburg County Wednesday afternoon.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 1:10 p.m. in the area of Highway 70 and Shillings Bridge Road.
SCHP officials say the accident happened when a car, driving west on Highway 70, struck a truck that was pulling out onto the highway.
The driver of the truck died at the scene, while the driver of the car was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Highway patrol is investigating the incident.