COLLETON CO., S.C. (WCBD) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) is investigating a Friday morning collision in Colleton County that left one person dead .
According to SCHP, the driver of a 2000 Toyota 4Runner was driving south on Highway 217 near the Bamberg County line. The driver ran off of the road and struck a bridge support wall.
The driver, who was the sole occupant, was not wearing a seatbelt and died as a result of the collision. SCHP is investigating.
The identity of the driver has not yet been released. We will provide updates as more information becomes available.