BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A St. Stephen man was killed early Sunday after he was ejected from his car during wreck on Highway 52, authorities say.
Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury said 30-year-old Michael Governor was driving north on the highway about two miles north of St. Stephen when his sedan left the roadway and hit a ditch, causing the car to overturn.
Salisbury said Governor was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the car. He was pronounced dead at the scene around 4:20 a.m.
A passenger suffered non-life-threatening injuries, Salisbury added.
Governor died from blunt force body trauma, according to the coroner.