SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) reports that one person is dead after a Wednesday night single-vehicle crash in Summerville.
According to SCHP, the crash happened just before 10:40 p.m. on Wildgame Road near Woodrow Road.
Troopers say the driver of a 2003 GMC SUV was traveling south on Wildgame Road when the vehicle ran off the right side of the highway and hit a tree.
The passenger of the vehicle was transported to a local hospital with injuries.
Chief Deputy Coroner Darnell Hartwell later identified the victim as 18-year-old Micah Rump of Ridgeville.
SCHP is investigating the crash.