SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – An early morning crash resulted in the death of a 28-year-old and shutdown part of Interstate 85 Business in Spartanburg County Friday.
According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle crash happened at about 3:33 a.m. near Exit 3.
Highway Patrol said the driver of a 2007 Jeep SUV was driving south in the northbond lane of Business I-85 when they crashed head-on with 2009 Hyundai. The driver of the Hyundai, Dominique Alexander Lennon, died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.
The county coroner said Lennon was transported to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center for treatment, but died while in surgery. The driver of the Jeep SUV was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.