1 killed in crash on Kiawah Island

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (WCIV) -- A 22-year-old Folly Beach man was killed early Friday morning in a crash on Kiawah Island.

According to officials, Charleston County deputies were called to a crash on Kiawah Island Parkway near Oyster Rake Road that happened around 2 a.m.

Deputies said John Bradford Cooper's white Jeep was traveling west when it left the roadway. He overcorrected and drove off the other side of the road and hit a tree.

Cooper died in the crash.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office Traffic Division and the Charleston County Coroner's Office are investigating the accident at this time.