Victim identified in Jasper County fatal accident

Jasper County (WCSC) - - The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person was killed Friday night in Jasper County after they ran off the road.

The Jasper County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 55-year-old John Crawford from Hardeeville.

Troopers say Crawford's 1997 Chrysler minivan was traveling south on I-95 when he  ran off the right side of the road, hit the welcome sign, struck several trees, then overturned and caught fire.

According to the coroner Crawford died from the impact he sustained in the accident.

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