Victim in fatal tractor-trailer crash on I-26 EB in Dorchester Co. identified

Victim in fatal tractor-trailer crash on I-26 EB in Dorchester Co. identified

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The driver of a tractor-trailer who died Tuesday morning in a crash on I-26 in Dorchester County has been identified.

The Dorchester County Coroner identified the victim at 58-year-old Keith Angelo Poole

The South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to the scene near mile marker 177 in the eastbound lanes around 7:45 a.m.

One lane on I-26 eastbound was closed for several hours as crews worked the crash scene.

The truck ran off the road and hit a guardrail, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Matt Southern.

It was a 1999 International model and it's unknown if the driver was wearing a seatbelt.

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