A 52-year-old Port Royal man was killed Wednesday when his car ran off the road on St. Helena Island and struck a tree.
James Stewart was driving a 1995 Honda Accord on Lands End Road at about 2:05 p.m. when the sedan ran off the road near the intersection of Wallace Road, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office incident report.
Stewart suffered severe chest trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene, the report said.
The S.C. Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
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