Coroner IDs man killed in weekend crash in Dorchester County

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC– Dorchester authorities have identified the man killed in a vehicle accident in Ridgeville early Sunday morning.

Dorchester County Coroner Alice R. Durr says 51-year-old Alan Charles Bauman of Summerville was driving a Nissan Titan and traveling north on Summers Drive when he apparently over-corrected the vehicle, went off the roadway and overturn. The incident happened shortly before 2 a.m.

Durr says Bauman died from head trauma injuries. The passenger was taken to Trident Medical Center to be treated and was later released.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

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