Coroner identifies man killed after crashing into light pole on Glenn McConnell Pkwy.

A traffic fatality on Glen McConnel Parkway Wednesday afternoon.

The coroner has identified the man who died in a single-car crash Wednesday on Glen McConnell Parkway and Baird’s Cove in West Ashley.

James Allen, 41, of Johns Island was pronounced dead at Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital after running his truck off the side of the road Wednesday afternoon, striking a traffic light pole.

Police responded to the single-vehicle crash at 3:36 p.m. No one else was involved in the crash.

The accident was determined to be a fatality by 5:25 p.m. Troopers can not confirm if Allen was wearing a seatbelt.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol states the man died from injuries of the crash.

The crash is still being investigated.

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