Fatal one car accident in Beaufort County

SEABROOK, S.C. (WCIV) -- State Troopers say one person was killed Monday night in an accident on Keans Neck Road in Beaufort County.

According to Lance Cpl. Bob Beres, the accident happened around 7:10 p.m. when a 2008 GMC traveling east on Sec-38 ran off the road and hit a tree.

Beres says the victim was not wearing a seatbelt.

This fatal accident is being investigated by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.