Accident leaves 3 dead

The South Carolina Highway patrol confirms that 3 people are dead after an accident on Hwy 28 in McCormick County.

Deputies said two pick-up trucks collided near Clarks Hill around 8:30 on Saturday night. The driver of a Chevy pick-up was taken to MCG where he died.

The driver and the passenger of the GMC truck were pronounced dead on the scene. According to deputies, all three were wearing seatbelts. The McCormick County coroner has not released the identity of the victims.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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