Victim of fatal car crash on James Island identified

Charleston County News

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) is investigating a fatal crash that happened early Wednesday morning on James Island.

Deputies responded to a single-vehicle collision just after 12:30 a.m. on Fleming Road.

They said a vehicle was traveling on Fleming Rd. when it left the roadway and collided into a tree.

The road was shut down for several hours while investigators worked to clear the scene.

It remains under investigation by the CCSO.

The Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as 40-year-old Edward Morgan Walker of Charleston.

According to the coroner, Walker died on the scene.

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