Winnsboro man dies in crash

COLUMBIA – John F. Dunning, Jr., 65, of Bard Drive, Winnsboro, died yesterday after being involved in a single-vehicle collision between 8:35 a.m. and 8:54 a.m., according to Richland County Coroner Gary Watts.

The incident occurred on Garners Ferry Road at Spring Crossing Road, Eastover. Dunning was the restrained-driver of his vehicle that left the roadway and struck a tree.  Mr. Dunning died at the scene.  An autopsy indicated that the cause of death was due to an Acute Myocardial Infarction occurring prior to the collision.

The Richland County Coroner’s Office and the SC Highway Patrol are investigating the incident.