A man is facing charges after a crash killed his passenger in Greenville.
The crash happened on South Pleasantburg Drive near Mauldin Road around 8:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.
Troopers say Ronnie Eugene Austin made a U-turn and was hit by another vehicle.
A passenger in Ronnie Austin’s car, identified as 68-year-old Allen Marion Austin of Greenville, suffered injuries to his head and chest in the crash.
Authorities say Allen Austin died on the way to the hospital.
A driver and passenger in the other vehicle were not hurt.
Ronnie Austin is charged with DUI with death, liquor law violation, driving under suspension, and being a habitual offender.
As of Monday morning, Ronnie Austin remains in the Greenville County Detention Center.