One dead after single-vehicle accident on US-21 in Colleton Co.

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person died early Wednesday morning following a crash in Colleton County.

A 2000 Mercury Marquee was traveling on Highway 21 near 17-A when it ran off the left side of the road in a curve and hit several treed according to Cpl. Sonny Sollins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The driver, who was wearing a seatbelt, was the only person in the car at the time of the accident, Sollins said.

The Colleton County coroner will release the name of the victim.

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