One dead, three injured following multi-vehicle accident in Summerville

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person is dead and three people were injured following an accident in Summerville on Wednesday.

The accident happened at 12:17 p.m. on Highway 17-A near Clubhouse Road.

According to Highway Patrol officials, a Chevy pick up truck crossed the center line and hit three vehicles: a Ford pick up truck, a Toyota SUV and a Dodge Charger.

Emergency officials say the SUV overturned when the pick up truck struck it.

Two people in the SUV and one person in the Dodge Charger were transported to the hospital for injuries.

The driver of the Chevy pick up truck was ejected from the vehicle and airlifted to MUSC, and died as a result of the injuries.

Witnesses say multiple emergency units including a helicopter responded to the scene.

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