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One dead in Berkeley County fatal accident

Posted: Updated: March 8, 2013 10:33 AM

One person is dead after a fatal accident in Berkeley County.

LCpl. Sonny Collins said the accident happened just after midnight on Matilda Circle, in Pineville.

Collins said a Honda sedan was traveling south on Matilda Circle when it ran off the road and overturned.

Coroner Bill Salisbury identified the victim as 26-year-old Denvil Thompson, of St. Stephen. Salisbury said Thompson died at the scene from head trauma and has been ruled accidental.

South Carolina Highway Patrol Officials say the driver was the only person in the vehicle and was not wearing a seatbelt.

SCHP is investigating the accident.

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