AIKEN, SC (WJBF) – A single vehicle crash left one man dead in Aiken County.
The Aiken County Coroner’s Office along with South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating the incident, which happened near 630 New Bridge Road in Aiken Sunday just after 11:30 in the morning.
South Carolina Highway Patrol found a 2004 Dodge Ram truck overturned off of the roadway. The driver, Willie Frazier of Wagener, SC., was found unrestrained and partially ejected. Authorities say Frazier was driving on New Bridge Road near Twin Creek Farm Road when he crossed the centerline, left the roadway, hit a fence and overturned.
Deputy Coroner April Cody confirmed Frazier died at Aiken Regional Medical Center due to blunt force trauma. Toxicology analysis is pending. No further details can be provided at this time.