Victim identified in fatal Rivers Ave. crash

(Photo Source: Kris Galloway)
(Photo Source: Kris Galloway)

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - The victim in a deadly Thursday morning crash on Rivers Avenue and Eagle Landing Boulevard has been identified.

Calvin Walker, 64, of North Charleston, died at the scene of the accident, according to Charleston County Dep. Coroner Kelly Kraus.

Initial reports indicated the the driver of a Chevrolet Silverado was traveling west on Rivers Avenue approaching Eagle Landing Drive at 4 a.m. and rear-ended a Walker's Ford Mustang which was stopped at a light.

The driver of the Silverado was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Police says Rivers Avenue was shut down in both directions as they responded. Officers expected the area to remain closed for several hours, and drivers were encouraged to avoid the area.

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