Coroner: Teenager dies after collision in Charleston County

Coroner: Teenager dies after collision in Charleston County
The Charleston County Coroner’s Office says a 16-year-old girl has died following a crash in Hollywood. (Source: AP)

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office says a 16-year-old girl has died following a crash in Hollywood.

Charleston County Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal says the teenager died from blunt force injuries sustained in the crash.

The collision happened at 9:51 p.m. on Thursday on Sugar Hill Road, according to the coroner’s office. O’Neal says the girl was a passenger in the vehicle.

Capt. Roger Antonio, of the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office, said the incident was a single car crash that occurred when the vehicle ran off the road and struck a tree.

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.

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