DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a Johns Island man was killed in an accident on I-26 on New Year's Eve.
The Dorchester County Coroner's Office says 43-year-old Shawn Jerrod Etier died at 2:22 a.m.
His death has been ruled as an accident.
The accident happened on I-26 eastbound on mile marker 178.
According to the coroner's office, Etier's vehicle left the roadway and went into the median where it struck a tree.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Highway Patrol is investigating.