Richland County Coroner identifies victim of deadly crash

akflanagan@thestate.comSeptember 3, 2013 

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— Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has released the name of the person who died in a single car crash about 11:25 p.m. Sunday near Longtown Road and Lee Road.

Jerome Cleveland Williams, 43, of Columbia was the driver and only occupant of the vehicle, which left the roadway at a high rate of speed and rolled several times.

According to the coroner’s release, Williams was not wearing a seatbelt and died from trauma associated with the accident at the scene.

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