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      One dead after fatal car accident in Lexington County

      The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate a fatal crash that occurred on Founders Road in Lexington County around 1:30 pm Saturday.

      LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WACH) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate a fatal crash that occurred on Founders Road in Lexington County around 1:30 pm Saturday.

      Officials say the driver of a 2007 Chevy Cobalt was traveling south on Founders road when the driver ran off the left side and hit an embankment. The car then overturned, hitting a telephone pole and tree.

      The driver was pronounced dead. The passenger in the car was not injured.

      The SCHP says both individuals were wearing seatbelts.