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Coroner identifies man killed in truck accident in Ravenel

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CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified a 54-year-old man who died after his truck ran into a tree and caught on fire in Ravenel Monday afternoon. 

Authorities say Myron Singleton of North Charleston died as a result of blunt force trauma. 

Shortly before 2 p.m., deputies responded to a single vehicle wreck with fatal injuries near the 4400 block of Davison Road. 

According to initial reports, a dump truck was traveling on Davison Road toward County Line Road when it collided with a tree. 

Investigators say as a result, the dump truck was engulfed in flames. 

The cause of the accident is under investigation by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office and Charleston County Coroner's Office.

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