Coroner: Man identified in the McClellanville car crash

One person is dead after a single car accident on Highway 17 North near Tibwin Road Friday.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office had identified the victim as Harold Pinckney, 38, of Awendaw. He died from injuries sustained in the crash.

According to Sheriff's deputies they received a call at around noon on Saturday. Authorities say the accident happened sometime before 11p.m. on Friday.

Investigators say they believe the male victim left the roadway and hit some trees and was ejected from the car.

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