A Jasper County man is dead, another person was transported to the hospital after a fatal drunk driving wreck over the weekend.
Cirilo Flores, 31, is charged with felony DUI. Police said say he and a semi crashed near mile marker 11 on Interstate 95 early Sunday morning after leaving a club. The crash killed 40-year-old Ernesto Acevedo. The other passenger was thrown out of the BMW and airlifted to Memorial University Medical Center.
Police said the driver of the semi left the scene and Flores waived down a passerby and left the scene as well. Flores is also charged with leaving the scene of the accident and no driver's license.
If you have information about the crash, call Hardeeville police at 843.784.2233.