Man killed, 2 injured after crash in Colleton Co.

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A head-on collision Tuesday morning killed one man and sent two others to the hospital in Colleton County.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Highway 64, when a motorist operating a 2001 Ford pickup heading east crossed the center line and hit a 2000 Mazda sedan.

The driver of the pickup, 68-year-old Charles Simmons, was killed.

Two others, a passenger in the truck and the driver of the sedan, were injured and taken to area hospitals.

Highway patrol is investigating the accident.

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