GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a sexual assault investigation Friday afternoon near Swamp Rabbit Trail.

According to deputies, they received a call from someone on the Swamp Rabbit Trail who was made aware of the situation.

The victim was reportedly assaulted by a person she was in a vehicle with after they drove to an abandoned building located in the 200 block of Old Bleachery Road, deputies said.

The suspect, a light-skinned black man whom the victim was familiar with, allegedly attacked and sexually assaulted the victim while armed with a gun.

Deputies said the victim was able to escape and run to the Swamp Rabbit Trail, where she flagged down someone for help.

7NEWS will update the story as more details become available.