Man killed after crashing into dump truck on Augusta Rd. in Pelzer

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GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) — The Greenville County Coroner’s Office identified a man who was killed in a crash on Augusta Road in Pelzer Monday morning.

The crash happened shortly before 10 a.m. Monday on Augusta Road at West Chapman Road.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, a 2001 Volvo dump truck was traveling south on US-25 and a 2001 Ford Escape was traveling north on US-25.

The Escape then reportedly crossed the center line and hit the dump truck head-on.

The coroner’s office identified the crash victim as Jacob Chapman Dosher, 22, of Pelzer.

Dosher was pronounced dead at the scene.

The coroner said Dosher died from multiple blunt force injuries and his manner of death is still under investigation at this time.

An external exam will be performed on Tuesday.

The driver of the dump truck was not injured in the crash.

No charges were filed in the crash.

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