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Driver killed after striking back of log truck in Chester County

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CHESTER COUNTY, SC (WBTV) -

A person was killed in a two-vehicle wreck involving a log truck in Chester County Wednesday night. 

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the deadly crash happened on SC 9 near Oakley Hall School Road around 10:35 p.m. Highway Patrol said said the driver of a 2006 Toyota Highlander was heading west on the road and struck the rear of a log truck. 

The log truck was empty at the time of the wreck, troopers said. 

The driver of the Toyota Highlander was killed on scene. The victim was not wearing a seat belt, according to Highway Patrol. 

The victim's name has not been released. 

It is unclear whether speeding or alcohol were factors in the wreck. 

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