1 dead, 1 hurt in fiery crash in Anderson Co.

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ANDERSON CO., SC (WSPA) – A fiery crash in Anderson County Wednesday night has left one person dead and another person injured.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened shortly after 8:00pm on U.S. 29 near Shiloh Road.

The Anderson County Coroner said one person died in the crash and another was injured. The person who died has been identified 49-year-old David Lee Watson, of Williamston, who died at the scene.

The victim was attempting to turn onto Hwy 29 from Shiloh Rd. and was struck by another vehicle traveling north, the coroner said.

The crash remains under investigation by SCHP.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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