Georgia man killed in Dorchester Co. wreck

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A Georgia man was killed after troopers say he made an illegal u-turn in Dorchester County.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the wreck happened on Highway 17-A near Clubhouse Road around 9:10 p.m. on Aug. 24.

Troopers say Dwayne Addison, of Forest Park, Georgia, attempted to make an illegal u-turn and was struck by a car, causing his vehicle to swerve into the path of an oncoming truck.

Addison was entrapped in the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers said the driver of the other car was taken to Summerville Medical for treatment of injuries. All motorists were wearing seatbelts.

No charges were filed.

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