One dead after crash in field in Orangeburg Co.

One dead after crash in field in Orangeburg Co.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a driver is dead after a crash in a field in Orangeburg County. (Source: AP)

ORANGEBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a fatal crash in a field in Orangeburg County.

They say it happened in a field on private property at 127 Kevin Drive at about 1:55 a.m. Saturday morning.

That’s located in the Santee Community just off of Old Number Six Highway.

Troopers say a 2015 Chevrolet truck was driving in a field when it ran into the edge of the woods and struck a tree.

They say the driver was the only one in the vehicle and was killed.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, troopers say.

Information about the deceased can be found by contacting the Orangeburg County Coroner’s Office.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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