Georgia man dies after South Carolina gas station shooting

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BEECH ISLAND, S.C. (AP) – Authorities say a Georgia man has died after being shot at a gas station in South Carolina.

Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton said in a news release that 21-year-old Karl M. Kelly Jr. of Augusta, Georgia, died Monday morning several hours after he was shot at a gas station in Beech Island.

Deputies say they were called to the station around 2 a.m. Monday and found a man in the driver’s seat of a car suffering from several gunshot wounds.

Kelly was taken to the Augusta Medical University Center.

A witness told deputies he heard several gunshots. No arrests have been reported.

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