York County man, 79, is one of 2 killed in Fairfield County crash

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A York County man was one of two people killed in a two-vehicle head-on crash Monday in Fairfield County, police and coroner officials said.

The deceased were identified Tuesday as James Barrett, 79, of Rock Hill and Sylvester Terry Jr., 43, of Winnsboro, reported the Fairfield County Coroner's Office.

The crash happened shortly before noon, south of Chester County on S.C. 200 east of Winnsboro, said Lance Cpl. Gary Miller of the S.C. Highway Patrol.

The two vehicles collided head on and both drivers were killed, Miller said. The crash remains under investigation.

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