One dead, two seriously injured in early morning crash in Dorchester County

One dead, two seriously injured in early morning crash in Dorchester County

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly accident in Dorchester County which left one person dead and two others seriously injured.

Officials said it happened at approximately 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

A single vehicle was driving north on US 17A when it ran off the right side of the road, striking a culvert and tree, according to SCHP.

The driver of the vehicle died on scene, while a man and a woman were transported to a Trident Hospital with serious injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

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