ADAMS RUN, SC (WCSC) - The victim in a fatal accident in Adams Run Sunday night has been identified.
Joseph Mitchell, 23, of Adams Run, died Sunday night following a single-vehicle crash on Mitchell Road, according to Charleston County Deputy Coroner Dottie Lindsay.
The crash was reported via the Charleston County Sheriff's Office's Twitter feed at approximately 10:10 p.m. Sunday. The roadway was cleared at approximately 1 a.m. Monday.
The driver of the vehicle was traveling southbound on Mitchell Road towards Parkers Ferry Road when he left the roadway and struck a tree, according to Charleston County Sheriff's Lt. Rita Avila Zelinsky. The vehicle then flipped over, she said.
Deputies say Mitchell was not wearing a seat belt and died at MUSC, while the passenger was transported by EMS with non-life-threatening injuries.