One dead in Colleton County crash, troopers say

Updated: Feb. 13, 2020 at 4:32 AM EST
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COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - One person died early Thursday morning in a single-car crash in Colleton County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

A 2001 Honda Accord was headed south on Round O Road near Jacksonboro Road around 1 a.m. when the driver ran off the right side of the road, then overcorrected and hit a tree.

The driver, who died at the scene near Cottageville, was the only person in the car and was not wearing a seatbelt, Trooper Tyler Tidwell said.

The Colleton County coroner will release the name of the deceased.

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