Troopers investigate fatal wreck on I-26 - FOX Carolina 21

Troopers investigate fatal wreck on I-26

Posted: Updated:
Troopers and emergency crews had one lane eastbound I-26 blocked because of the fatal wreck. (Nov. 16, 2012/FOX Carolina) Troopers and emergency crews had one lane eastbound I-26 blocked because of the fatal wreck. (Nov. 16, 2012/FOX Carolina)
LAURENS, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Highway Patrol said a woman died in crash along Interstate 26 Friday morning.

The wreck was reported at just before 5 a.m. near mile marker 46 on eastbound I-26.

FOX Carolina crews at the scene said a pickup truck rear-ended a tractor-trailer.

SLIDESHOW: One lane blocked along I-26 after fatal wreck

Troopers said the woman was driving a Ford truck when she rear-ended the tractor-trailer.

The Laurens County coroner said the victim was 68-year-old Martha Wicker, of Joanna, SC. An autopsy will be completed on Saturday to confirm her cause of death.

One lane was blocked as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.

Copyright 2012 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow
Fox Carolina
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WHNS; Greenville, SC. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.