Police: Twin brothers killed in South Carolina car crash

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Authorities in Columbia say twin brothers were killed when their car ran off the road and smashed into a pole.

The Richland County Coroner’s Office said Tuesday that 29-year-olds Ronald D. Smith and Donald J. Smith died at the scene of the late-night crash on Monday.

Columbia police say the brothers were driving “at a high rate of speed” in the rain when they crashed at around 11:30 p.m.

Investigators didn’t say who was driving or whether the men were wearing seat belts. Police are continuing to investigate.


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