CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A three car accident killed one person in Ladson on Tuesday.
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened on Highway 78 near Sunoco just after 6 a.m.
According to the sheriff's office, a Dodge Caravan drove in the median striking a Saab in the rear.
Authorities say the Saab then traveled into oncoming traffic and was struck by a Saturn.
All involved in the accident were transported to Trident Hospital where a female succumbed to her injuries.
"This is an active investigation by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office Selective Traffic Enforcement Unit and the Charleston County Coroner's Office," CCSO officials said.