Driver killed during crash on I-85 NB near 70 mile marker in Spartanburg Co.

Accidents & Traffic

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Emergency crews responded Monday to an fatal crash on Interstate 85 in Spartanburg County.

South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened at about at about 7:35 p.m. on I-85 northbound near the 70 mile marker.

Troopers said the driver was headed north on I-85 when they tried to exit to Interstate 26. The driver went off of the left side of the roadway into the median and crashed into a bridge pillar.

The driver, 35-yaer-old Ignacio Cruz Munoz, died at the scene, troopers said.

The coroner’s office and South Carolina Highway Patrol will continue to investigate.

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