Highway Patrol investigates fatal Beaufort County crash

VIDEO: Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash in Beaufort County

BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Troopers say a crash Monday morning killed one person and injured two others.

The crash happened at approximately 7:15 a.m. Monday on Sun City Boulevard, Master Trooper David Jones said.

Investigators say a 2003 Ford F-250 went off the right side of the road and struck a tree.

The driver and front-seat passenger were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Jones said. A rear-seat passenger died from injuries suffered in the crash, he said.

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

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