A West Ashley woman died in a one-car accident just after 2 a.m. Saturday.
Charleston County Sheriff's deputies responded to a reported wreck on Woodland Road, where they found a 2005 Ford Explorer had veered off the road and struck a tree, according to Maj. Jim Brady.
The driver, 26-year-old Jessie Yuschishin of West Ashley, was pronounced dead at the scene, said Chief Deputy Coroner Bobbi Jo O'Neal of the Charleston County Coroner's Office.
O'Neal said no one else was in the vehicle at the time of the accident and the driver had not been wearing a seat belt.
The wreck, which occurred on Woodland just off Ashley River Road, near Pierpont Avenue, is being investigated by the Sheriff's Office traffic division.