Columbia, SC (WLTX) — The Lexington County Coroner has identified the person who died in an accident near Exit 104 on Interstate 26.
Thaire Mkijana Terry, 20, of Blythewood, was traveling eastbound in the center lane on I-26 around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday when his vehicle became disabled and was struck from behind by another vehicle. Mr. Terry was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The driver of the other vehicle was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol investigation is ongoing.