Person killed in car wreck in Darlington County

One person is dead after a car wreck Saturday night in Darlington County.

Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee has identified the man killed last night as Tommy Wilkes, 42, of Hartsville. Wilkes was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the driver of the car, a Toyota veered off the road and struck a tree on Osley Dale Road around 10:45 p.m.

Authorities said the driver was not wearing a seat belt.

According to the Darlington County Coroner, last night's fatal accident on Ousleydale Road was the third deadly accident on that road this year.