Driver killed in Anderson Co. tractor trailer fire off I-85


ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A driver has died after a tractor trailer fire in Anderson County on Tuesday morning.

Wren Fire and Piercetown Fire Departments responded to I-85 Southbound at mile marker 28 near at about 9:04 a.m.

According to SCHP, the driver ran off the right side of the road, hitting a guardrail, fence and several utility poles.

The driver died at the scene, troopers said.

The Anderson County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 66-year-old Ralph Delano of Concord, North Carolina.

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