One killed and four injured in two-vehicle wreck in Colleton County

One person was killed and four were injured Saturday in a collision on U.S. Highway 15 in Colleton County, authorities said.

Sgt. Bob Beres of the S.C. Highway Patrol said the driver of a 2004 Chevrolet was going north on U.S. 15 near Pleasant Grove Road at 5:13 a.m. when a 2008 Chevy Malibu traveling south crossed the center line and collided with the 2004 Chevrolet.

The driver of the 2004 Chevrolet was taken to a local hospital, Beres said. There were three passengers in the 2008 vehicle. One of those was flown by helicopter to Medical University Hospital. Two others went to Colleton Regional Medical Center, Beres said.

The driver, whose name has not been released by the coroner, was killed, Beres said.