MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say they have identified a woman who was killed in an accident involving a drunk driver on Highway 17 in Mount Pleasant.
The Charleston County Coroner's Office identified the victim as 25-year-old Kimeyata Linder of Charleston. She was pronounced dead at 3:34 a.m. at MUSC.
Charlton R. Griffith was arrested and charged with felony DUI Wednesday after a wreck on Highway 17 at Ira Road caused the death of another driver.
Mt. Pleasant Police responded to the scene a little after 2 a.m. Wednesday.
According to Public Information Officer Chip Googe, a 4-door sedan was stopped at a red light on Highway 17 in front of Wando Crossing when an SUV rear-ended it.
The driver of the sedan died as a result of the crash.
The collision is still under investigation.