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Driver Killed In Accident on SC 11 North of Pickens

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The driver of a Chevrolet was on SC 11 about 10 miles north of Pickens when the crash happened. The driver of a Chevrolet was on SC 11 about 10 miles north of Pickens when the crash happened.
A pickup truck driver is dead after an accident late Wednesday night near Pickens.
The S.C. Highway Patrol reports the driver of a 1997 Chevrolet S-10 pickup was on SC 11 about 10 miles north of Pickens when the crash happened.

The driver was heading south when the truck went off the right side of the road, overcorrected, went off the left side of the road and hit several trees. The driver, 21-year-old Tyler Christian Newcomb, of Cleveland, was not wearing a seatbelt and died of blunt force trauma.

Troopers believe the crash happened around 11:00 p.m. but they weren't called to the scene until around 7:40 a.m. Thursday.
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