JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston Police say one person died Monday morning following a two-car crash on Maybank Highway.
Officers first responded to the scene around 5:40 a.m. near Fenwick Hall Allee.
According to Charleston police spokesman Charles Francis, a 2017 Ford transit van was traveling west on Maybank Highway when it hit a 2005 Chevy sedan traveling east.
The van driver was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The sedan driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Charleston County Coroner’s office will release the name of the deceased.
The road was shut down for several hours while crews worked the scene.