Mullins, SC - MARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a deadly accident in Marion County early Saturday morning.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 2:45 a.m. on Miller Church Road by SC Highway 41, near the city of Mullins.
The SCHP reports that a 1985 Ford pickup truck, driven by Allen Cook, 36, drove off the right side of the road and lost control, striking a tree and a fence.
The truck was said to be "completely demolished" according to an authority on the scene.
No other vehicles were involved. Cook was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident and was reported to have died at the scene.