Motorist dies in fatal wreck on Johns Island

A 21-year-old died in a wreck on Johns Island early Wednesday.

He was Brian Fowler-Rusch of Johns Island, Deputy Coroner Kimberly Rhoton said.

A white Ford Excursion wrecked about 1 a.m. on Chisolm Road, according to the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver was heading toward Humbert Road when the vehicle left the road, traveled about 560 feet and hit a tree, Maj. Eric Watson said. The driver was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene, Watson said.

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