East Georgia State College - Augusta freshman, 19-year-old Skylar Blankenbeckler, was killed Wednesday morning in an accident in Lexington, South Carolina, according to WFXG. She was a 2015 graduate of Grovetown High School.
From the WFXG article, "According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, 19-year-old Skylar Blankenbeckler of Grovetown was killed in a two-vehicle accident on I-20 in Lexington. The accident happened at around 9:40 a.m. Blankenbeckler was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. An autopsy will be performed Thursday.
"The driver of the other vehicle was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The accident is still under investigation by the Lexington County Coroner's Office and the Lexington County Sheriff's Office."
Our thoughts are with the Skylar's family and friends.
A full article can be found here.