1 dead in Berkeley County crash

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The South Carolina Highway Patrol confirmed a fatality Monday evening in Berkeley County.

Sgt. Bob Beres said the crash occurred at 4:50 p.m. at Brick Church Road and Cainhoy Road, near Wando. The crash involved a 2006 Ford F-350 and a 2015 Freightliner tractor trailer.

The driver of the Ford died at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash. The victim's identity has not yet been released.

According to Beres, the Ford pickup was headed north on Cainhoy Road and the tractor trailer driver, 37-year-old Antwon Delvar, was headed south. The Ford swerved left and struck the tractor trailer.

Both drivers and a passenger in the tractor trailer were wearing seat belts. The occupants of the tractor trailer were not injured.

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