SCHP investigates fatal crash in Beaufort Co.

SCHP investigates fatal crash in Beaufort Co.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash Friday afternoon in the Lowcountry. (Source: WTOC)

BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C., (WTOC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash Friday afternoon in the Lowcountry.

According to SCHP, a Toyota SUV was traveling on Lego Mutton Road around 5:26 p.m. when the vehicle ran off the road, struck a tree and overturned.

The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say the driver was the only occupant in the vehicle and was not wearing a seatbelt.

SCHP continues to investigate.

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