Driver killed in a single vehicle crash in Georgetown county

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person is dead following a single-vehicle car crash in Georgetown County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The crash happened around 7 p.m. on Martin Luther King Road Saturday night, Lance Cpl. David Jones said.

The vehicle, a 2005 Honda Accord, was traveling southbound on Martin Luther King Road when the driver went off the right side of the road, hit a ditch and was ejected from the car, troopers say.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt, Jones said.

Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate the crash.

The Georgetown County Coroner's Office has not yet released the identity of the victim.

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