1 killed after car crashes into a tree in West Ashley

One person was killed early Saturday morning on Woodland Road in West Ashley according to the Charleston County Sheriff's Department.

The Charleston County Coroners Office has identified the driver as 26-year-old Jessie Yuschishin of Charleston. Yuschishin died on the scene of the accident.

Authorities say Yuschishin was driving a 2005 Ford Explorer when it left the left side of the road and hit a tree.

The Charleston County Traffic Division says no one else was in the car and that the driver was not wearing a seat belt.

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