WADMALAW ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Coroner's Office has identified the victim that was killed Saturday afternoon on Bears Bluff Road.
The coroner's office says 54-year-old Karl McGhee of Ravenel died after his vehicle overturned along Bears Bluff Road near the intersection of Maybank Highway.
A preliminary investigation by Charleston County deputies reveals that excessive speed was a factor in the accident. Witnesses reported seeing the vehicle passing several cars at a high rate of speed, before the accident occurred.
This accident is under investigation with the Charleston County Sheriff's Office.