Man dies in single-car crash in Columbia

07/12/2014 12:14 PM

07/12/2014 12:15 PM

One man died in a single-vehicle crash off Heyward Brockington Road in Columbia early Saturday morning.

The vehicle caught fire after running off the road into a ditch and hitting a tree just after 3 a.m. in the 1900 block of Heyward Brockington Road, according to Richland County Coroner Gary Watts.

The victim has not been identified, Watts said. Richland County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the incident as a suspicious death.

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