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      Deputies: Man attacked after providing friend a ride

      Richland County Deputies say a man was attacked after driving a friend to an area gas station.

      COLUMBIA (WACH) - Richland County Deputies say a man was attacked after driving a friend to an area gas station.

      Investigators said on Tuesday a man attempted to drop a friend off at the BP gas station on Garners Ferry Road.

      Deputies say upon arrival several other suspects met the passenger and they attacked the driver.

      Lt. Curtis Wilson said one suspect hit the victim in the upper body injuring the driver.

      Deputies said the victim remains in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

      If you have any information about this case deputies urge you to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-Crime-SC.