One Killed in Truck Accident Near Chapin

Posted on Dec 13, 2011

One man has died after a pick-up truck accident near Chapin late Monday night. The accident happened around 10:40 pm in the 1100 block of Dreher Island Road when Jerome A. Wozniak ran off the road, hit a telephone pole, a power pole, and came to a stop against a tree. The coroner says Wozniak was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.

The accident remains under investigation by the Highway Patrol and the Lexington County Coroner's office.

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