CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office says a 75-year-old Berkeley County man died in a single-vehicle crash in Hollywood Saturday night.
Nathaniel Mungin, Sr., 75, died at the scene of the crash on Highway 162, according to Charleston County Deputy Coroner Kelley Nevill. A 911 call about the crash came in to Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch at 7:19, Nevill said.
Deputies responded to the 5500 block of Highway 162 just before 7:30 p.m., where a vehicle went off the roadway and struck a ditch, Capt. Roger Antonio said.
Mungin was the only person in the vehicle. Nevill said an autopsy to determine the cause of death was pending.
Highway 162 was blocked for several hours while emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.