UPDATE: JANUARY 18, 2022 | 12:26 P.M. – The Dorchester County Coroner identifies a man killed in a single-vehicle crash that happened Sunday morning near the St. George area.

Coroner Paul J. Brouthers releases the name of Michael Anthony Jordan (29), of St. George, who was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:30 a.m.

Brouthers says that Jordan was found dead in his vehicle when it ran off into a wooded area at the intersection of Mt. Zion Road and St. Mark Bowman Road, just north of St. George.

An investigation is being conducted by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Dorchester County Coroner’s Office.

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) says that one person is dead after a single-vehicle collision that happened early Sunday morning near the St. George area.

According to SCHP, the driver of a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee was traveling west on St. Mark Bowman Road when the SUV ran off the road and struck an embankment.

The driver was pronounced dead and was the only occupant of the vehicle.

Any information on the decedent can be obtained from the Dorchester County Coroner.

SCHP is investigating.