Driver charged with felony DUI in crash that killed White Knoll student

cwinston@thestate.comDecember 6, 2013 

— A White Knoll High School student is dead and a 60-year-old Lexington man is charged with felony DUI following a Friday morning crash.

Brandon T. Mayo, 15, of Lexington was killed in the two-vehicle crash, according to the Lexington County Coroner Harry Harman. According to the S.C. Highway Patrol, the crash occurred shortly before 8 a.m. at Old Barnwell Road near White Knoll Way. Mayo was driving a 2002 Pontiac two-door when he collided with a 2012 Honda Pilot.

The Pilot was driven by 60-year-old Michael Gray of Lexington. Lance Cpl. David Jones with the SCHP said Gray has been charged with felony DUI resulting in death, as well as possession of a controlled substance.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

Mayo was pronounced dead at the scene. Gray was transported to the hospital.

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