Young man killed in auto/trailer accident

Posted on Jan 31, 2017

A 27-year-old man was killed in a car accident when the driver of the car he was in, ran into a trailer that was being towed by a vehicle in front of them.

Kevin Elliot of Walterboro, South Carolina died at the scene from blunt force trauma sustained in the accident. Elliot was not wearing a seat belt of the time of the accident.

South Carolina Highway Patrol has ruled his death an accident but continues to investigate the crash.