2 dead after SC police chase

HANAHAN, S.C. — Two Charleston men have died and two other people were hurt in a wreck following a police chase in Hanahan.

An officer began chasing a car that turned out to be stolen late Wednesday. The officer reported that the fleeing car was traveling more than 100 mph.

The car ran off the road in some woods and overturned.

The Berkeley County coroner’s office says 19-year-old Patrick Graham and 18-year-old Martin Pinckney died in the wreck after they were thrown from the car.

A Summerville teen driving the car and she and a male passenger in the car were taken to the Medical University of South Carolina hospital for treatment.

Officers found three stolen guns and an open bottle of wine in the car.

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