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Two people killed, three injured in I-26 crash in Berkeley County

Published: Sep. 28, 2021 at 1:44 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 28, 2021 at 9:35 PM EDT
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BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Westbound lanes on I-26 near the Jedburg Road exit have reopened following a two-vehicle crash that killed two people and injured three other people.

The collision happened at 12:09 p.m. near the 194 mile marker and involved a 2019 Lexus SUV and a 2013 dump truck which were both traveling west. South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Nick Pye said a collision occurred between the two vehicles.

The driver and a passenger of the SUV died from the crash, and two other passengers in the vehicle were transported to the hospital.

The driver of the dump truck was also taken to the hospital.

Highway Patrol officials said they are continuing the investigation into the collision.

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