A man died Monday night in a single-vehicle wreck in Beaufort, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.
Theodore Simmons, 63, of Dale was killed when his 2008 GMC hit a tree at about 7 p.m. off Keans Neck Road, according to Beaufort County Coroner Ed Allen.
He was not wearing a seat belt, said Lance Corp. Bob Beres, patrol spokesman, in a news release.
The Highway Patrol said Simmons was traveling east when he ran off the right side of the road and struck a tree.
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The wreck is being investigated by the Highway Patrol.