Motorist dies from injuries following crash with tractor trailer in Berkeley Co.

Updated: May. 21, 2021 at 4:50 PM EDT
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BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - A motorist has died from their injuries following a crash with a tractor trailer in Berkeley County.

Officials with the Highway Patrol said the driver died from a collision that happened on Wednesday morning near Cordesville on SC-402 near Anderson Lane.

Troopers said a 2004 Chevy pickup was traveling eastbound on SC-402 when it went left of center and struck a 2016 Peterbilt tractor trailer. According to authorities, the collision caused the pickup to overturn.

The driver of the pickup was transported to a hospital and died from their injuries. The coroner has not released the identity of the deceased yet.

The Highway Patrol is continuing the investigation.

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