The driver killed in a single-vehicle wreck Wednesday on Interstate 95 north of Ridgeland has been identified.
Lanier Connelly, 82, of Yemassee was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Jasper County Coroner Martin Sauls.
Connelly's 2006 Ford F-150 drove off the left side of the road into the median and struck a tree at 4:55 p.m., according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.
He was wearing a seat belt and was the truck's only occupant.
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An autopsy will determine the cause of death, Sauls said.The wreck occurred at mile marker 26, according to the Highway Patrol.