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Lexington County, SC (WLTX) - A 16-year-old is dead following an early morning collision in Lexington County.

The accident took place at U.S. 178 at Caulks Ferry Road, about five miles west of Pelion.

Troopers say a tractor-trailer and a Ford Focus collided at the scene. A passenger in the Ford died, while the driver of the vehicle and the tractor trailer were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Lexington County Coroner Earl Wells identified the victim as Kenneth Wayne McLeoud Soloky III of Wagener.

The accident remains under investigation.

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