Coroner identifies driver killed in I-26 accident in Dorchester County

Coroner identifies driver killed in I-26 accident in Dorchester County

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Dorchester County Coroner's Office says a 19-year-old Mount Pleasant woman was killed in an accident on I-26 Tuesday afternoon.

Grayson Ann Lee was killed in the crash in the median of I-26 near mile marker 183 in Dorchester County, according to Coroner Christopher Nisbet.

SCHP officials say the 2010 Ford Mustang Lee was driving was traveling west on I-26 when it went off the roadway into the median and struck a tree.

Authorities say Lee was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

Motorists reported a large number of emergency units in the area and traffic congestion as crews responded to the scene.

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