The Lincoln County Sheriff’s office along with its coroner has confirmed that one man is dead tonight after an afternoon car crash.
According to Coroner Paul Reviere, 69 year-old Douglas Payton died after being involved in a two car accident at the intersection of Highway 220 and Augusta Highway a little after 4:00 pm this afternoon. The two cars t-boned on impact. We do not know how many people were involved or who is at fault at this time. The sheriff’s office is still investigating.