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Date of Incident: May 18, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Charleston County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Car Accident

Location of Accident: Maybank Highway near Sailfish Drive in Johns Island, S.C.

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has disclosed the identity of a 66-year-old Johns Island woman who lost her life in a crash on Maybank Highway. According to investigators, a Toyota SUV driven by the victim traveling west on Maybank Highway when it veered off the road, colliding with a tree near Sailfish Drive around 12:30 p.m. The driver, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle, was not wearing a seatbelt. The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office has initiated an investigation into the incident.

Local Media Coverage: Live 5 News WCSC