Troopers investigating deadly crash in Dorchester Co.

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly accident that occurred Wednesday evening on Interstate 26 in Dorchester County.

State troopers say the single-vehicle happened around 5:10 p.m. near mile marker 182.

According to authorities, the driver was traveling east on I-26 when they ran off the left side of the highway then came back across, ran off the right side of the road and crashed into some trees.

Troopers say the driver was killed in the crash.

Officials say driver was a Clemson student heading back to Charleston.

The Dorchester Coroner's Office has not release the name of the victim killed in this crash.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of this accident.

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