Man charged in fatal collision on Bohicket Road

Charleston County News

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston County Sheriff’s Department (CCSO) has arrested one man in connection to Wednesday’s fatal collision on Bohicket Road.

According to CCSO, the crash occurred around 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, when the driver of a Chevrolet, identified as Joseph Sinclair (66), crossed the center lane and collided head-on with a Toyota. A passenger in the Chevrolet died as a result of the collision.

The Charleston County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as David Johnson (66) of Johns Island.

Sinclair, as well as the occupants of the Toyota, were taken to the hospital.

Part of Bohicket Road was shut down for several hours.

On Thursday, CCSO announced that Sinclair has been charged with multiple counts of felony DUI. Bond has not yet been set.

Editor’s note: this story has been updated to include the name of the victim.

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