Fatal car accident claims the life of 32-year-old man

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a 32-year-old man died following an accident in Ridgeville Tuesday night.

The coroner's office says that Dustin Michael Bowen from Williston, SC died from the accident in the area of Highway 61 and 17A.

Highway patrol says the driver hit a utility pole, knocking out the traffic lights at the intersection for at least the rest of the day.

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