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Spartanburg woman killed in Cowpens crash

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Scene of fatal accident at Old Pacolet and Pleasant Valley roads in Cowpens. (Nov. 4, 2011/FOX Carolina) Scene of fatal accident at Old Pacolet and Pleasant Valley roads in Cowpens. (Nov. 4, 2011/FOX Carolina)
COWPENS, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A Spartanburg woman was killed in a crash in Cowpens on Friday morning, the Spartanburg County Coroner's Office said.

The two-car crash happened at 7:25 a.m. at the intersection of Old Pacolet Road and Pleasant Valley Drive.

Investigators said 32-year-old Yelena Pogarelov was taking one of her children to school when she failed to obey a stop sign and was hit by an oncoming vehicle.

The coroner said Pogarelov, who was wearing her seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 5-year-old child was taken to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries, the coroner said.

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