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One killed in three-vehicle wreck in Chester County

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CHESTER COUNTY, SC (WBTV) -

One person was killed in a three-vehicle wreck in Chester County Thursday evening. 

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the wreck happened on Interstate 77 northbound near mile marker 57 around 7:40 p.m. Troopers said the driver of a 2014 Ford was heading north on I-77 and then reportedly sideswiped the driver of a 2011 Volvo tractor-trailer. 

The Ford driver then ran off the right side of the road, crossed back over the median and struck a third vehicle head-on, troopers said. 

A passenger in the Ford was killed at the scene, according to troopers. 

Troopers say charges are pending. The victim's name was not released. 

No other details were released. 

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