Teen dies after crash on Pickens Dr. in Anderson Co.

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ANDERSON CO., SC (WSPA) – A Pendleton High School student has died after his car hit a utility pole Monday afternoon in Anderson County.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened on Pickens Drive near Sargent Drive around 3:45pm.

Troopers said a car was headed westbound on Pickens Drive went it ran off of the road, overturned, and struck a utility pole.

The driver of the car died at the scene.

The Anderson County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 17-year-old Zachary James Long of Pendleton.

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