Driver dead after car hits tree in Greenville Co.

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GREENVILLE CO., SC (WSPA) – A driver died Tuesday when their car hit a tree in southern Greenville County.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened on Hillside Church Road near Dunklin Bridge Road around 7:45 p.m.

Troopers said a car was headed southbound on Hillside Church Road when it ran off the left side of the road and hit a tree.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as being 50-year-old Wesley Sexton, of Honea Path.

Sexton was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene of the crash, according to Highway Patrol.

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