NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Officials say one person is dead and another hospitalized following a single-vehicle wreck on I-26 Monday morning.
According to SC Highway Patrol, the fatal accident occurred on I-26 eastbound at the Exit 213 ramp around 11:10 a.m. Troopers say a 2006 Ford 500 was exiting the interstate when the driver lost control of the vehicle and slid off the road into a tree.
The driver of the vehicle was killed in the crash, and a passenger was taken to MUSC. Both were wearing a seatbelt, troopers say.
All lanes were closed while crews responded to the scene.