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STARR, SC (FOX Carolina) – The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office said one of their deputies wrecked Tuesday after hitting a patch of black ice in the Starr area.

The crash happened on Highway 81 South and Cummings Springs Road around 6:30 a.m.

The deputy reportedly struck some black ice while driving a 2010 Ford Crown Victoria. The vehicle lost control, hit a curb, slid down an embankment, and came to rest against two trees.

The deputy was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

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