SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A pedestrian died early Friday morning following a hit-and-run crash in Boiling Springs.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 1:16 a.m. on SC 9 near Rocky Branch Road.

Troopers said the pedestrian was traveling on SC 9 when hit by an unknown vehicle going northbound. The driver then fled the scene.

According to Highway Patrol, the vehicle that hit the pedestrian was a 2011-2013 Hyundai Genesis sedan.

Troopers said the car may have damage to the driver’s side headlight and wheel well.

The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 25-year-old Michael Austin Stanley of Mooresboro, North Carolina.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact SCHP by dialing *47 (*HP), by logging onto or by using the mobile app P3 Tips.