SCHP: One killed in I-26 accident in Berkeley County

SCHP: One killed in I-26 accident in Berkeley County

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person was killed in an accident on I-26 in Berkeley County Thursday afternoon.

Berkeley County Coroner William Salisbury identified the victim as James Reynolds.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the accident happened at 4:15 p.m. near mile marker 1861/2.

SCHP officials say Reynolds made an improper lane change and struck the tractor-trailer.

Reynold's SUV spun out and overturned, trapping him inside.

Reynolds was not wearing a seatbelt and died, authorities said.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not hurt.

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