JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - The coroner’s office has identified a man who was killed in a two-vehicle wreck which deputies say involved a drunk driver on Johns Island.
Authorities say 66-year-old David Johnson from Johns Island died in the incident which happened on Wednesday at 4:18 p.m. on Bohicket Road.
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office charged 66-year-old Joseph Sinclair with multiple counts of felony DUI.
Deputies responded to the crash on Bohicket Road near Edenvale Road.
According to investigators, a Chevrolet traveling eastbound crossed the center lane and collided with a Toyota traveling westbound.
A passenger in the Chevrolet died from the collision.
The sheriff’s office reported that the driver of the Chevrolet and the occupants of the Toyota were transported to a hospital for injuries.
The collision closed down a portion of Bohicket Road for several hours.
“The deceased passenger was not wearing a seatbelt,” CCSO officials said. “The Traffic Division continues to investigate the collision.”