Man killed in single-car wreck in Colleton Co.

Rescue responders work to extricate victim.
Rescue responders work to extricate victim.

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A 28-year-old man died Saturday after a single-vehicle crash on Green Pond Highway, authorities say.

The Colleton County Coroner's Office say Steven Pinckney died at the scene of the crash.

Colleton County Fire and Rescue responders say the incident happened about one mile north of Ritter Crossroads around 4 p.m.

Rescue officials said Pinckney's 1988 Ford Mustang was traveling south when it left the roadway, struck a culvert pipe, and became airborne. Officials said the car completely clear a wooden rail fence, traveled 107 feet through the air, and landed in a grass field, overturning several times.

Officials say Pinckney had to be extricated from the vehicle.

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