Summerville teen driver charged in fatal August wreck
A Summerville teenager has been charged after a fatal wreck in Dorchester County last month.
A Jeep and Mercury sedan collided on U.S. Highway 17-A near Clubhouse Road about 11:30 p.m. Aug. 24. A passenger in the Jeep died.
The driver of the Mercury was arrested Wednesday, according to the Highway Patrol. Cullen Depree, 17, of Summerville was charged with reckless homicide and leaving the scene of a collision involving a death, Senior Trooper Bridget Wyant said.
Depree was being held in the Dorchester County jail.