GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenville County Coroner’s Office has identified one person that was killed in a three-vehicle crash in Greenville County on Sunday morning.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash occurred around 8 a.m. off Highway 247 near Canty Road.
Troopers said a Toyota Tundra and a Honda Accord were traveling north on Highway 247 when a Kia Stinger, traveling south on Highway 247, crossed the center line, hit the Toyota causing the Honda to hit the Kia from behind.
Officials said the driver of the Kia was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Greenville County Coroner’s Office has identified the driver of the Kia as Parris Bashon Gantt, 38, of Anderson. The coroner said that Gantt was pronounced dead on the scene around 7:58 a.m.
According to the coroner, an external exam is scheduled for Monday.
The driver and passengers of the Toyota were taken to a nearby hospital for their injuries.
According to SCHP, the driver of the Honda was not injured.
This crash remains under investigation by the SCHP and the Greenville County Coroner’s Office.