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Falling limb kills SC boy, 3

...has died after he was struck in the head by a falling tree limb while playing at an Irmo park. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts says Jacoby Latta was at a church picnic at Irmo Community Park Saturday afternoon when he was hit by the branch. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-02/falling-limb-kills-sc-boy-3
SC inmate hangs self

...himself in a traffic court facility in Columbia on Friday.Mock died at Palmetto Health Richland hospital.Coroner Gary Watts says Mock had been arrested for disorderly conduct.The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating the hanging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-02-25/sc-inmate-hangs-self
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...Branch's van then hit a building and caught fire. Both he and Belton died at the scene, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said. The taxi driver wasn't injured, and three passengers in Belton's car were sent to the hospital.Chamberlain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-12-14/across-region
Train kills man near Columbia zoo

...Authorities say a man was killed after he was struck by a train near the zoo in Columbia.Richland County Coroner Gary Watts says 24-year-old David J. Fraccalvieri of Columbia died at around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday after he was struck by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-08/train-kills-man-near-columbi
Accidental gunshot kills SC hunter

...South Carolina man has died from what appears to be an accidental gunshot wound while hunting. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said 75-year-old Charles Lindsey Brakefield of Hopkins died Sunday evening while hunting near his home just south...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-06/accidental-gunshot-kills-sc-
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...ashore Monday in Ballentine on Lake Murray. Travis Eugene Niles, 31, was found Monday morning, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said. An autopsy found only signs of drowning. Authorities said investigators, awaiting lab analyses and interviewing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/04/met_424269.shtml
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...a South Carolina man died from what appears to be an accidental gunshot wound while hunting.Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said 75-year-old Charles Lindsey Brakefield of Hopkins died Sunday evening while hunting near his home.State Natural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-12-06/across-region
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...her parents. Officials are investigating the cause of the fire that killed Brianna Mitchell. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts told The State newspaper that Brianna died of carbon monoxide poisoning and smoke inhalation. A spokeswoman for Doctors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/28/met_477459.shtml
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...feet out of a tree, authorities said. Dale Martin, 41, fell at about 4 p.m. Wednesday, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said. He was taken to a hospital, where he died about 45 minutes later, said Mr. Watts, who didn't know what company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/24/met_73086.shtml
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Man killed at S.C. apartment complex

...that 23-year-old Domanic Moody was found shot to death shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday.Richland County Coroner Gary Watts says an autopsy was planned Monday.No arrests have been reported.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-09-20/man-killed-sc-apartment-comp
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