ANDERSON CO., SC (WSPA) – One person has died and another was taken to the hospital after a crash along Interstate 85 in Anderson County, Monday afternoon.
According to Highway Patrol, a car was headed northbound on I-85 around 12:15pm near mile marker 8 when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it ran off the road.
Troopers say the car hit a guardrail and a camera pole.
The driver, 19-year-old Sheldon Azariah Williams of Charlotte, died at the scene while an 18-year-old passenger was taken to AnMed Health Medical Center with minor injuries.
According to the Anderson County Coroner’s Office, the two were returning to Charlotte from Atlanta after attending a concert wen the crash happened.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.