Single-Vehicle Fatal Wreck Saturday Morning

A one-vehicle wreck this (Saturday) morning resulted in a fatality northeast of Clinton. South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper 1st Class Tyler Tidwell said that at about 9:55 the 2005 model vehicle was headed east on Hurricane Church Road near its intersection with Highway 72 when it ran off the road on the left. Trooper Tidwell said the driver corrected and the vehicle then crossed the road but ran off on the right side and struck a tree. The driver and only occupant of the vehicle was wearing a seat belt but sustained fatal injuries in the collision.