Orangeburg Co., SC – 2 motorcyclists dead in crash; Driver charged with Felony DUI x 2 | wistv.com

A Columbia man has been charged in connection with a crash that killed two motorcycle drivers in Orangeburg County.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Sean Aston faces several charges including two counts of felony DUI.Troopers say the collision happened Monday around 7 p.m. on U.S. 21 near Wire Road.

According to the Highway Patrol, Aston was driving a 2008 Saturn traveling south on U.S. 21, when the vehicle crossed the center line and struck two oncoming motorcycles.

Francis Wright Smith Jr., 43, of 1715 Lee Way Street, Orangeburg, and Mary Catherine Green, 50, of 9 Crooked Stick, Columbia, both died of blunt force trauma, according to Orangeburg County Coroner Samuetta Marshall.

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