Driver hit by train in Marion County dies

SELLERS, S.C. (WPDE) - One person died in a crash involving a car and a train in Marion County. It happened on secondary 83 in the town of Sellers just after 6:15 p.m. Saturday.

Coroner Jerry Richardson said the victim is Bobby White, 66, of Sellers.

According to Sgt. Bob Beres with Highway Patrol


was traveling west when he disregarded stop arms and flashers that indicated a train was coming.

went around the stop arms and was hit by a CSX train traveling north, added Beres.

White died at the scene.

The crash is under investigation.

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