DUI related car crash kills two

Published: Apr. 2, 2011 at 3:23 PM EDT|Updated: Apr. 2, 2011 at 3:41 PM EDT
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BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Early this morning a single vehicle crash caused two deaths in what South Carolina Highway Patrol believe to be a DUI related accident.

At approximately 5:05AM this morning, driver Anthony Richardson was traveling East on Old Highway Number 6.  According to SCHP, Richardson was under the influence and crashed into a tree off the side of the road near Roscoe Court.  The two passengers who were wearing seatbelts died in the crash.

Richardson, 24 years old, is being charged with a felony DUI.  Highway Patrol is still investigating this accident.

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