SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Emergency crews responded to a fatal crash on Highway 56 in Spartanburg County.
According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened at about 5:34 p.m. Thursday on Highway 56 near West Road.
The driver of a 1999 Nissan was traveling east and ran off the left side of the highway near West Road.
The driver struck a tree and died at the scene, troopers said.
Chad Edward Cartee, 42, of John Dodd Road in Spartanburg, died at the scene of the crash, Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger said in a news release.