Teenager charged with DUI in Carolina Forest wreck

A 17-year-old is charged with Driving Under the Influence in a wreck that happened about 7:45 Wednesday morning on

Mill Street

The Farm subdivision in Carolina Forest.

The driver of a pick-up truck, David Ramos, has been charged with DUI, according to Corporal Sonny Collins with South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Ramos was trying to pass the driver of a Kia, according to


Collins said Ramos went back into the lane too soon while trying to pass and the two vehicles collided.

The pickup truck overturned. Both drivers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Collins said.