COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash involving one vehicle in Colleton County. It happened just before 9:30 p.m. on Thursday night on Red Oak Road near Cottageville.
According to Troopers, the driver was traveling eastbound, went through an intersection and struck a tree. The driver was the only person in the car and was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. According to Highway Patrol officials, the driver died at the scene.
The person’s identity has not been released.