Beaufort Co. Coroner identifies man killed in crash on Highway 21

Beaufort Co. Coroner identifies man killed in crash on Highway 21
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BEAUFORT CO, SC. (WTOC) -One person is dead after a crash on Highway 21 near Jasmine Hall Road on Saturday.

Lance Corporal Tyler Tidwell with the South Carolina Highway Patrol says that a 2013 Ford Edge was traveling north on Highway 21 before going off the road and striking a tree.

The Beaufort County Coroner identified that driver as 66-year-old Francis Joseph Kelly of Summerville.

Kelly was taken to a nearby hospital where he died due to his injuries. He was the only one in the car and was wearing his seatbelt.

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