The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office held a news conference about a deadly pursuit on Saturday night. Watch the entire news conference above.
A Cottageville man was arrested and a Ladson man was killed in the crash. The chase started around 6:00 p.m. on Saturday night when a deputy saw a truck ram another vehicle then sped off. The deputy chased the truck through Summerville. The truck then hit two other vehicles. The driver of one of the vehicles, Donald Ray Echols, 59, was killed and a passenger was injured.
The suspect is Ronald Andrews, 34. He was caught after a foot-chase. He is charged with driving under the influence resulting in death, failure to stop and driving with a suspended license.