COLUMBIA - A crash in the area of North Highway 63 southbound near the southbound connector ramp left one dead around 1:15 a.m. on Sunday.

The driver, 26-year-old, Cameron Acton, was traveling southbound on North Highway 63 near the southbound Highway 63/Interstate 70 connector ramp, according to a news release.

Acton’s vehicle left the roadway to the right and drove down an embankment, the release said. The vehicle overturned and came to a rest in the 200 block of Conley Road. 

Acton was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt, according to CPD.

This is an ongoing investigation. 

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