Truck collides with 18-wheeler, killing Summerville man

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - The Dorchester County Coroner's Office says a 66-year-old Summerville man was killed after the truck he was driving crashed into an 18-wheeler head on Thursday morning in Summerville.

Coroner Christopher Nisbet said Charles Rearick was pronounced dead at 8:58 a.m.

According to authorities, Rearick was driving a Chevy S10 on Highway 17 near Ridgeville when his truck crossed the center line and hit an 18-wheeler head on.

Nisbet says an autopsy is scheduled to see if a possible medical condition caused the accident.

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