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1 killed, 1 seriously injured in Lexington County crash, Friday

One person died and another was left with life-threatening injuries after a crash involving a Ford Ranger and a tractor-trailer in Lexington County, Friday.

The crash occurred around 11:10 a.m. on US 378 and Lake Village Drive, according to
Master Trooper David Jones of the SC Highway Patrol.

The Ford Ranger was traveling east on US 378 when it crossed the center line and collided head-on with the tractor-trailer that was traveling west, said Jones.

The driver and passenger of the Ranger were taken to a hospital. The driver had life-threatening injuries, according to troopers. The passenger died at the hospital.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured. The crash is under investigation by Highway Patrol.