One-vehicle crash kills driver in Aiken

A driver is dead after a single-vehicle crash near Club Drive and White Pond in Aiken on Friday morning.

Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton identified the victim as Rick Davidson, 62.

A news release from the South Carolina Highway Patrol states that the crash occurred at 8:05 a.m. Davidson, who was the lone occupant of a 2017 GMC pickup, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the release.

The release states that Davidson’s vehicle ran off the left side of the road and hit a fence and a couple of trees.

The crash is under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol. An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday morning.



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