Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of a man who died as a result of a single-vehicle accident in the 3300 block of Two Notch Road just before 7 pm on October 9.

George T. Whittle, 56, of Gilbert was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the accident. Whittle’s vehicle left the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Whittle, who was the only occupant of his vehicle, was wearing a seatbelt.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the collision.