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

Updated: Feb. 5, 2021 at 1:16 PM EST
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s office released the name of Charleston man who died in a crash early Thursday morning.

Daniel Trujillo, 31, died from the impact of the crash that happened shortly after 4 a.m. Thursday in the single-vehicle crash, Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal said.

It happened on the I-26 Meeting Street exit ramp.

Police spokesman Charles Francis said Charleston County dispatchers received the first call about the deadly crash at 4:07 a.m. Police cleared the I-26 exit ramp onto Meeting Street and the area of Meeting Street and Line Streets, both of which had been blocked off, shortly after 7:30 a.m.

Police are investigating a deadly early-morning crash on I-26 at Meeting Street. Caution tape...
Police are investigating a deadly early-morning crash on I-26 at Meeting Street. Caution tape is blocking the area at Line Street. Police expect the roadway to be closed for several hours.(Live 5)

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