One person is dead after a fatal wreck on Highway 78

One person is dead after a fatal wreck on Highway 78

LADSON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies say one person is dead after a wreck on Highway 78 and Wisteria Road that happened Saturday night.

According to the Charleston County Coroner, 19 year old Theodore Terrill died of blunt force trauma.

Officials say that around 9:00 PM Terrill was on a motorcycle traveling east on Highway 78 in Ladson at a high rate of speed.

Investigators say a car was stopped in the east bound lane of Highway 78 at Wisteria Road, as another car was turning into Wisteria.

Officials say Terrill collided with the stopped car.

Deputies say he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials shut down Highway 78 until 12:30 AM while the accident was under investigation.

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