Troopers investigating fatal Dorchester Co. wreck

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Troopers are investigating a wreck which took one person's life in Dorchester County on Sunday.

South Carolina Highway Patrol officials say the motorist ran off Short Cut Road, which runs between Highway 78 and Main Street, just before 7 p.m. and hit a tree.

Troopers said the motorist was not wearing a seat belt.

The Dorchester County Coroner's Office has not released the identity of the victim.

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