Driver injured following accident in Awendaw

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say one person has been hospitalized following an accident in Awendaw Monday evening.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened in the area of Steed Creek Road near Halfway Creek Road.

Deputies say an SUV left the roadway and the driver overcorrected causing the vehicle to overturn which ejected the driver.

The driver sustained life threatening injuries and was airlifted to a hospital.

The sheriff's office is continuing the investigation.

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