Victim identified in fatal Mt. Pleasant traffic accident

MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner's Office identified a victim killed in a traffic accident on Rifle Range Road Sunday.

According to the coroner's office, 20-year-old Dakota White, of Mt. Pleasant, died from injuries sustained in the accident.

Charleston County EMS says the accident, which occurred on Rifle Range Road at Main Canal Drive also seriously injured another person. The other victim was transported to the trauma center at MUSC.

Mt. Pleasant police say the single-car crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. The driver of the vehicle ran off the roadway, striking a wooden fence.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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