Victim identified in fatal Johns Island wreck

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal accident that occurred Friday evening on River Road on Johns Island.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as Edward Bursiel, 63, of Johns Island.

Deputies say at around 7:10 p.m. near Bryans Dairy Road Bursiel's vehicle was found overturned.

Authorities say Bursiel was taken to MUSC where he later died from injuries sustained in the crash.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office Traffic Squad is investigating the cause of this accident.

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