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Lexington, SC (WLTX) - South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person has died after hitting a tree in Lexington County.

According to Troopers, the accident occurred Sunday at approximately 1AM on Long Pine Road in Chapin.

They say the driver of an All Terrain Vehicle was traveling north on Long Pine Road when the ATV ran off the right side of the road and struck a tree.

Officials say the driver was not wearing a helmet.

The collision remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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