Driver strikes a ditch, dies after fatal accident in Colleton County Sunday morning

Colleton County News

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COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – An early Sunday morning collision on U.S. 15 in Colleton County leaves a driver dead after striking a ditch near Timberwood Road, officials say.

The driver was operating a 2008 Pontiac G6, driving north on U.S. 15 before running into a ditch.

The vehicle then overturned and struck a utility pole.

Officials say that the driver was wearing a seatbelt but was pronounced dead on the scene.

For any information on the deceased, contact the Colleton County Coroner’s office at (843) 549-7852.

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