1 dead after driving into tree in Abbeville Co.

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ABBEVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – One person died on Sunday after driving off of the road and striking a tree.

Officials said the crash happened on SC Hwy 20 near Hwy 185 in Donalds around 1:15 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

Master Trooper David Jones of the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the driver of a 2000 Ford SUV was traveling west on SC 20 when they went off of the right side of the road, hitting a ditch and then striking a tree. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Abbeville County Coroner Dr. Mark Dorn identified the driver as being 25-year-old Xavier D’Quincy Rollinson, of Abbeville.

Dr. Dorn said speed was a factor in the crash.

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