St. Stephen man dies after car flips into field

ST. STEPHEN, S.C. (WCIV) - A St. Stephen man died in a single car accident early Saturday morning.

According to the coroner, 31-year-old Raclaydran Jenkins drove off Mendel Rivers Road around 1 a.m. Saturday and hit a fire hydrant, telephone box and a stop sign. The car then flipped over and landed in a nearby field.

The coroner says Jenkins was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries to his head and body.

Firefighters had to pull Jenkins from the Lincoln SUV.{} The coroner says he was not wearing{}a seatbelt.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.