JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified a man who was killed in a Saturday early-morning crash on Johns Island.
Authorities say 46-year-old Dickson Santos from Johns Island died at 3:43 a.m. on River Road and Brownswood Road from injuries sustained in a single vehicle accident.
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says the accident involved a single-vehicle crash.
Deputies responded just before 3:30 a.m. to River Road near Brownswood Road, according to Capt. Roger Antonio.
Deputies say the vehicle left the roadway, struck a tree and overturned.
Firefighters had to extract the driver from the vehicle.
The sheriff’s office’s traffic unit is investigating the cause of the crash.