DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD)– One person is dead and another injured following a crash in Dorchester County.
37-year-old Terrence Bernard Willis died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash, he was pronounced dead at Trident Hospital.
According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the driver of a 2004 Lincoln Town car was driving north on Highway 27 when they ran a stop sign at the intersection of US 78, around 5:00 a.m. Sunday.
The driver then hit a guard wire for a utility pole and hit a tree. The driver sustained injuries and died en route to Trident hospital. Highway Patrol says the driver was not wearing a seat belt.
A second passenger inside the car sustained non life threatening injuries and was not wearing a seat belt.