Orangeburg County, SC (WLTX) -- The South Carolina Highway Patrol said one person was killed in an ATV accident on Sunday afternoon.

Lance Corporal Judd Jones said the accident happened at approximately 4:45 p.m. on US Highway 178 west of Bowman.

L. Cpl. Jones said an ATV and a truck were both traveling east on Highway 178. The ATV was on the shoulder of the road when it came onto the road and was struck by the truck. The operator of the ATV was not wearing a helmet and died from their injuries. The driver of the truck did not suffer any injuries.

Highway Patrol continues to investigate the collision.