Moncks Corner man killed by tree in accident Saturday morning

A Moncks Corner man was killed by a tree being loaded into a truck Saturday morning, Dorchester County Coroner Alice Durr said in a late news release.

Christopher Turner, 27, was struck by the tree at 11:37 a.m., 309 Black Oak Blvd., Durr said, in the release. He was transported to Trident Medical Center where he died from massive body trauma at 5:50 p.m.

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