GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol said one person was killed during a crash Saturday morning.
The Greenville County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 19-year-old Emanuel Addison Hart, of Greenville.
Troopers said the crash happened at 4:55 a.m. on SC-101 near West Gap Creek Road.
According to SCHP, the driver of a 2015 Ford Escape was traveling south on SC 101 while the driver of a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta was traveling north.
As the Ford was making a left turn on to West Gap Creek Road, it was hit in the rear by the Volkswagen.
According to the coroner, Hart’s vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole.
The coroner said Hart was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash is under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Greenville County Coroner’s Office.