Coroner identifies man killed in early-morning crash on I-26

VIDEO: Highway Patrol investigating deadly early-morning crash near Harleyville

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - The Dorchester County Coroner says a Greenville man was killed early Tuesday morning in a single-vehicle crash.

Bruce Lee Allen, 52, died at approximately 1:58 a.m. at Trident Regional Medical Center, Coroner Paul Brouthers said.

The single-vehicle crash happened at approximately 12:50 a.m. Tuesday near mile marker 179 in the westbound lanes of I-26, South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Matt Southern said.

Troopers say a 2007 Chrysler veered off the left side of the road and struck a tree.

EMS took the driver, who was the only person in the vehicle, to an area hospital he later died, Southern said.

The Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate the accident.

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