Victim identified in fatal accident near Cane Bay High

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One man was killed after two cars collided near Cane Bay High School in Berkeley County.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a vehicle traveling eastbound attempted to make a left turn into the school and hit another vehicle that was heading westbound. The accident happened around 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Troopers say that the vehicle going westbound went off the road killing one person inside. The person was taken to a local hospital where they died. The Berkeley County Coroner's Office identified the victim as 33-year-old Don Peace, of Moncks Corner. He was wearing a seatbelt.

The accident is under investigation by Chief Deputy George Oliver of the Berkeley County Coroner's Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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