Motorist killed on Cayce Road
by The Press and Standard | November 14, 2019 5:00 pm
Last Updated: November 13, 2019 at 11:23 am
An Islandton man was killed in the early morning hours of Nov. 9 when he was ejected from his vehicle on Cayce Road near Fiske Lane.
Colleton County Chief Deputy Coroner Richard Carter said Justin B. Jones, 42, of Blue Goose Lane in Islandton was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Carter listed the cause of death as blunt force trauma.
South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Corporal Matt Southern reported that Jones was driving a 2006 Chevrolet pickup, traveling east on Cayce Road in the early morning hours of Nov. 9. The crash was discovered at about 3 a.m.
According to Southern, Jones went off the right side of the road. He then over-corrected and went off the left side of the road, struck a ditch and tree.
The collision caused the truck to overturn, ejecting the driver.