Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect the crash happened on Friday, not Saturday.
OCONEE CO., SC (WSPA) – Two people have died, including a teenager, after a crash south of Seneca in Oconee County.
According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened at the intersection of Conecross Creek Road and Highway 24 shortly before 8:00pm Friday.
Troopers said a Jeep Patriot was headed southbound on Conecross Creek Road when it ran a stop sign and was hit by a tractor trailer.
The driver and a 16-year-old passenger in the Jeep died at the scene, according to Highway Patrol. A second passenger in the Jeep was flown to the hospital for their injuries.
The driver of the vehicle was identified by the coroner as Karen Guerrero, 23, of Central. The rear seat passenger was identified as Kimberly Boyzo, 16, of Seneca.
The driver of the tractor trailer was injured and taken to the hospital.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.