Elderly man killed in Gilbert wreck Saturday

05/03/2014 3:17 PM

05/03/2014 3:19 PM

An elderly man was killed Saturday morning after a wreck in Gilbert.

Julius Charles Drafts, age 83, of Gilbert According to Lexington County Chief Deputy Coroner Randy A. Martin.

Drafts was turning left at the intersection of Augusta Highway and Priceville Road at about 10:40 a.m. when his vehicle was hit by oncoming traffic, Martin said.

He died at the scene, Martin said.

The accident is being investigated by the Coroner’s Office and the S.C. Highway Patrol.

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