Gaston, SC (Paul Kirby) - The coroner’s office has identified the victim of the single vehicle crash that killed one person on Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened at about 5:25 p.m. in the 300 block of Glenn Road near Gaston.
According to Coroner Fisher, Shakel Duane Cannon, 23, of Gaston was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. Cannon was reported to have been wearing a seatbelt when the incident occurred.
The two passengers that were in the vehicle riding with Cannon were transported to an area hospital at the time of the collision. Both sustained what is now being described as non-life-threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.