WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A fatal accident occurred on Pope Road in Williamsburg County around 3:00 pm Sunday.
Cpl. Sonny Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said a 2005 GMC Sport Utility was traveling southbound on Pope Road when it ran off the roadway and struck a tree.
The driver, the only occupant of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was not wearing a seat belt.
The driver has not yet been identified.