A West Columbia man died in a single-vehicle wreck in the Red Bank area, authorities said.
Richard Thorne, 28, was killed after his sports utility vehicle hit a power pole guideline and tree after going off the road, Lexington County coroner Harry Harman said.
The accident occurred in the 1900 block of Old Barnwell Road just before 11 p.m. Sunday, State Highway patrol troopers said.
A 23-year-old passenger, Jada McHargue of Gilbert, went to Palmetto Health Richland Medical Center for treatment of injuries, officials said.
Thorne and McHargue wore seat belts and were trapped in the wreck, troopers said in a news release.