OCONEE CO., SC (WSPA) – A single-car crash along Interstate 85 in Oconee County killed a Georgia man, early Sunday morning.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened just after 2:00am at mile marker two on I-85.
Troopers say a Chrysler 300 ran off the right side of the road before hitting a sign and an embankment. The driver was then thrown from the vehicle when it overturned.
The Oconee County Coroner identified the driver as 33-year-old Paul Edward Knox of Lavonia.
Troopers say Knox was not wearing a seatbelt at the time and died at the scene of the wreck.