2 men drown after car plunges into SC creek

Charleston, SC - Associated Press - September 5, 2010 2:35 PM ET

CHARLESTON, SC (AP) - Police say two South Carolina men have drowned after the car they were riding in plunged into a creek.

Charleston County Deputy Coroner Brittney Martin told The Post and Courier that 28-year-old Roman Holmes of Hollywood and 19-year-old Deangelo Holmes of Adams Run died Saturday.

A third man was able to escape the car and was treated at a local hospital. His injuries were not thought to be life-threatening.

Charleston County sheriff's Maj. John Clark says the case is being treated as a traffic accident and no foul play is suspected.

Information from: The Post and Courier, http://www.postandcourier.com

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