Coroner identifies victim in Dorchester County wreck

Coroner identifies victim in Dorchester County wreck

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Dorchester County Coroner has identified the victim in a fatal accident Saturday on I-26.

The incident happened near the 180 Eastbound Mile Marker. According to a news release, Wayne Wiggins and a passenger were traveling down the interstate at 5 p.m. before their vehicle veered off the side of the road and hit a tree.

Wiggins, the driver, was killed at the scene and the passenger was taken to MUSC in critical condition.

Both were wearing seat belts, a trooper with Highway Patrol says.

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