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Upstate Firefighter Killed
A firefighter from the Upstate is dead after a tractor trailer accident in Anderson County. David Wright passed away Monday night. Authorities say Wright was driving the trailer on Highway 24 when the truck went off a bridge and plunged into Lake Hartwell. He was reportedly driving the trailer for his father's business. Wright was a member of the Oconee County Fire Service for more than 35 years. He was the volunteer chief of the Friendship Fire Department and a career captain with the Seneca Fire Department. The cause of the accident is still under investigation.