LAURENS COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The Laurens County Coroner’s Office has identified the passenger that died in a crash on Thursday.

The Laurens County coroner said that they responded to a crash that happened on Interstate 26 East around 9 p.m. in Joanna.

South Carolina Highway Patrol Troopers said a Subaru was traveling east when it came into contact with an Astro van going in the same direction.

The Subaru went off the right side of the interstate and hit a tree.

The driver was taken to the hospital for their injuries.

The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene from blunt force trauma. 

The coroner has identified the passenger as Amber M Burke, 27, of Newberry.