Summerville man, his dog killed in car crash

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) – A man and his dog were killed Saturday afternoon when his truck ran off the road, coroner's officer officials said.

The Berkeley County Coroner identified the victim as 49-year-old Richard Waller of Summerville.

Waller was driving on Canady Branch Road near Moncks Corner when his Ford F-150 truck ran off the roadway and struck a power pole. His truck burst into flames and was completely destroyed, killing him and his dog.

Authorities say Waller was wearing his seatbelt.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Berkeley County Coroner's Office investigated this accident.

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