Police: One killed, one injured in crash on Maybank Hwy.

VIDEO: One killed, one injured in Maybank Highway crash

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.

Maybank Highway on Johns Island is shut down after a crash involving two vehicles. It happened near Fenwick Hall (right over the bridge connected James Island and Johns Island). Michal Higdon - Live 5 News is live from the scene >>> https://bit.ly/2kOaeYC

Posted by Live 5 News on Monday, September 16, 2019

The road was shut down for several hours while crews worked the scene.

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