HARDEEVILLE, S.C. (WSAV) – The Hardeeville Police Department is investigating a fatal crash that happened late Monday morning on Interstate 95 northbound.
Officials tell WSAV a car and truck transporting a trailer were involved in the incident at Exit 5 (Highway 17) shortly after 11:30 a.m.
A passenger in the car was killed. Their identity is being withheld until the family is notified.
The car’s driver was taken to a local hospital. No other injuries were reported.
There is no word yet on the cause of the crash.
Drivers on I-95 saw major delays in the hours following the crash. Some traffic congestion is expected to remain throughout Monday afternoon.
Port Wentworth officials also report traffic delays on Highway 21 as a result of the incident.