Inman woman killed in crash on I-26 in Spartanburg Co. - FOX Carolina 21

Inman woman killed in crash on I-26 in Spartanburg Co.

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Emergency vehicles block off part of Interstate 26 after a fatal crash. (Jan. 31, 2013/FOX Carolina) Emergency vehicles block off part of Interstate 26 after a fatal crash. (Jan. 31, 2013/FOX Carolina)
MOORE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

An Inman woman was killed in a crash on Interstate 26 in Spartanburg County on Thursday.

The crash happened at 1:22 p.m. on the westbound side of the interstate near mile marker 31.

Troopers said a car was traveling east on I-26 when for some reason the driver crossed the median and into the westbound lanes. They said the car then hit the front of a tractor trailer before ending up in some nearby woods.

The driver of the car, who was not wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to troopers. Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger identified the driver as 72-year-old Elizabeth Latta.

The driver of the semi was not injured.

Troopers were investigating the crash.

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