Driver killed in early morning crash | The Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | January 24, 2018 10:04 am
A motorist was killed early this morning when his vehicle went off Lowcountry Highway near the intersection with U.S. 17-A.
Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey reports he is still attempting to notify the next of kin of the deceased driver and will not release the name until the notification is completed.
Members of Colleton County Fire-Rescue and the South Carolina Highway Patrol were sent to the area at 2:25 a.m.
The state patrol reports that the driver lost control of his 2000 Mercury Marquis on a curve, went off the left side of the roadway and hit several trees.
The accident is still under investigation.