Lexington County, SC (WLTX) -- The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person has died after a vehicle they were riding in overturned on a Lexington County road on Saturday.
The coroner has identified the the individual as Carlos L. Rivera, age 45, of Lexington.
Troopers say the vehicle was being driven by a 16-year-old on Bethany Church Road in Lexington County when the vehicle struck a ditch and overturned.
Both the driver and Rivera were taken to Lexington Medical Center. The driver was treated for minor injuries.
Rivera was pronounced dead at at approximately 8:18 PM. Authorities say Rivera died of injuries sustained in the collision.
Troopers say the driver was wearing a seat belt, while the passenger was not.
The Highway Patrol continues to investigate the accident.