HOLLYWOOD, SC (WCSC) - A motorist died early Tuesday morning in Hollywood after their vehicle ran off the side of the road and struck a tree, Charleston County deputies confirm.
Officers were called to the 7800 block of Highway 162 around 1:30 a.m. for reports of a wreck involving a grey 2008 Ford Explorer.
According to a release, the vehicle was traveling east on Highway 162 when it ran off the right side of the road and struck a tree.
The driver, who was wearing a seatbelt, suffered fatal injuries in the collision. The driver has not yet been identified.
The accident is being investigated by the Sheriff's Office and the Charleston County Coroner's Office.