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South Carolina Reporting Authority: Newberry County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Automobile collision

Location of Accident: Jalapa Road and US Highway 76

Injuries: Fatal injuries

Description of Accident: According to the Newberry County Coroner’s Office, a 39-year-old Columbia man was killed in an accident at Jalapa Road and US Highway 76 near St. James Lutheran Church in Newberry. The wreck occurred on February 22 around 6 pm.

Local media Coverage: ABC Columbia