HOLLYWOOD, S.C. (WCBD)- Deputies are investigating a crash early Thursday morning after a child was killed in Hollywood.
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office said the crash occurred around 12:30 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 162 and Highway 164. A Honda crossed over the center line and collided head-on with a Chevrolet carrying five people, four of them children.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 18, and two children suffered minor injuries according to deputies. One child suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
Deputies said the youngest child died at the hospital.
The driver of the Honda, a 46-year-old North Charleston man, was taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
Deputies said he will be charged with felony driving under the influence.
The investigation is ongoing according to deputies.