Deputies investigate fatal accident on Johns Island

Updated: May. 28, 2020 at 10:30 AM EDT
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JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal two-car collision that killed one person Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened at approximately 4:20 p.m. on Bohicket Road near Edenvale Road, Capt, Roger Antonio said.

Investigators say a Chevrolet traveling east on Bohicket Road crossed the center lane and struck a Toyota traveling west.

A passenger in the Chevrolet, who was not wearing a seat belt, died in the crash, Antonio said.

EMS teams took the driver of the Chevrolet and the occupants of the Toyota to an area hospital.

Antonio said the crash shut down a portion of Bohicket Road for several hours.

The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has not yet released the identity of the victim.

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