Single Vehicle Auto Accident Kills 21-Year-Old

Posted on May 31, 2011

A 21-year-old man was killed early Friday morning in a single vehicle auto accident in Manning, SC. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper, Bill Elder, Parish Wayne Coker II was driving a 4-door toyota when the car went off the right side of North Brewington Road in Manning around 4:30 A.M. He then overcorrected, hit a ditch, and the car then overturned and caught fire. Coker was not wearing a seat belt and was declared dead at the scene of the accident.

Coker's body was taken to Charleston for an autopsy to help determine the cause of death.

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