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51-year-old man killed after truck overturns in Darlington Co. ditch early Sunday morning

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A driver was killed after the truck they were driving drove off both sides of the roadway and overturned in a ditch early Sunday morning, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Raymond Paquette, 51, of Hartsville was pronounced dead at the scene by Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee. 

At about 3:30 a.m., a 1994 Ford Ranger truck was driving on Ruby Road, about two miles north of Hartsville, the SCHP reports. The driver, who was wearing a seat belt at the time, went off the left side of the roadway, overcorrected, then went back off the roadway on the right side and overturned in a ditch.

This crash remains under investigation by the SCHP.

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