Coroner identifies man killed in Wadmalaw Island accident

Coroner identifies man killed in Wadmalaw Island accident
Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - Authorities have identified a man who was killed in a single-vehicle accident on Wadmalaw Island.

The Charleston County Coroner's office says 65-year-old Benjamin Fuzz of Ravenel died in the Sunday afternoon accident.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office say it happened just before 4 p.m. on Maybank Highway near Bugby Plantation Road.

According to preliminary reports, the driver of a black Ford Expedition was traveling on Maybank Highway toward Bears Bluff when it ran off the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a tree.

The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.

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