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MARION, SC -

Rysham Hawkins, from High Point, N.C. was pronounced dead at the scene of a car accident on Highway 501 N. in Marion on Sunday morning.

Marion County Coroner, Jerry Richardson said that the driver ran off the road, ended up on the wrong side of the guard rail, and jumped over the canal below, where the car crashed.

Hawkins, age 18, was a passenger in the car; the driver and another passenger were taken to a local hospital.  Their conditions have not yet been released.

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