One dead after vehicle overturns in Darlington County

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Chapman William Fountain (Courtesy: Elizabeth Hance)

DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WBTW) — South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Darlington County early Sunday morning.

Around 1:50 a.m., a Ford pickup with four passengers was traveling south on SC 403 near Weaver Street when it ran off the roadway and overturned, according to SCHP.

William Chapman Fountain, 24, died during the crash, according to Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee.

The driver and other passengers were transferred to a local hospital.

Remains under investigation by SCHP and the Multidisciplinary Accident Investigation Teams (MAIT).

Count on News13 for updates.


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