One person is dead after running off the road and hitting a tree on Robert Smalls Parkway in Beaufort on Wednesday.
The single-car accident happened around 12:20 p.m., according to S.C. Highway Patrol Sgt. Bob Beres.
The driver of the vehicle, a Honda Passport, was not wearing a seat belt, Beres said.
The crash is still under investigation and the driver has not been identified.
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Beaufort County Coroner Ed Allen could not be reached for comment Wednesday afternoon because he was still at the scene of the accident.