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Coroner identifies victim of fatal one-vehicle crash in Marion County

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MARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One person is dead after a one-car collision in Marion County.

Marion County Coroner, Jerry Richardson identified the victim as 50-year-old Bobby Johnson Jr. of Marion.

According to Lance Corporal Hannah Wimberly with the SC Highway Patrol, the motor vehicle accident occurred on May 2, on Chippenham Road around 8:35 p.m. Officials say a 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier was traveling South on Chippenham road when the vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway, struck a ditch, then struck several trees and overturned.

The passenger of the vehicle was thrown from the car, and sustained fatal injuries from the collision, according to Wimberly. Officials say the victim was not wearing a seat-belt.

The accident is being investigated by SCHP.

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