Coroner identifies man who died 2 days after crash involving N. Charleston police car

Coroner identifies man who died 2 days after crash involving N. Charleston police car
One person died after a crash with a North Charleston police car last week

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office identified the Hanahan man who died Friday, two days after a crash involving a North Charleston police car.

Tony Freeman, 66, died Friday at 6:08 p.m. at MUSC, according to Charleston County Deputy Coroner Kimberly Rhoton. Freeman died following a crash Wednesday on North Rhett Avenue at Braddock Avenue, the Highway Patrol said.

Troopers say a police patrol car was heading north on North Rhett Avenue when a vehicle going the opposite direction turned left in front of the patrol car.

Two people in each vehicle were transported to the hospital.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

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