Multiple agencies respond to crash involving 18-wheeler, car in Spartanburg Co.


(Source: 7NEWS)

SPARTANBURG CO., S.C. (WSPA) – Multiple agencies responded to a crash Friday evening in Spartanburg County.

The crash happened at 8:58 p.m. at the intersection of N. Pine Street and Upper Valley Falls Road.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the driver of a 2008 Infiniti was traveling south on Upper Valley Falls Road, crossing N. Pine Street to travel onto Fairforest Road while the driver of a 2021 Freightliner tractor-trailer was traveling north on Fairforest Road.

The driver of the Freightliner tractor-trailer was attempting to left onto N. Pine Street when they hit the driver’s side of the Infiniti.

The driver of the 2008 Infiniti was pronounced dead on the scene by the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office.

The SCCO has identified the victim as Cesar Chavez, 31, of Spartanburg.

The SCHP is continuing its investigation of this crash.

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