17-year-old driver killed in Clarendon Co. wreck

MANNING, SC (WIS) - A single-vehicle accident near Manning has claimed the life of the car's 17-year-old driver, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Clarendon County Coroner.

Troopers say William Kevin Cribb Jr. of Alcolu was driving a pickup truck North on US 521/Sumter Highway at around 12:30pm Tuesday when he drove off the right shoulder and hit a tree, overturning several times.

The car struck another tree, and Cribb was ejected from the car. He was taken to Clarendon Memorial Hospital where he died from multiple trauma.

The Highway Patrol is still investigating the accident.

Posted by Logan Smith