Easley man killed in tractor-trailer crash on I-85 - FOX Carolina 21

Easley man killed in tractor-trailer crash on I-85

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ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Troopers investigated a crash along Interstate 85 in Anderson County on Saturday morning that killed an Easley man and blocked lanes of traffic for several hours.

The Highway Patrol said the crash happened early Saturday morning near the 29 mile marker of northbound I-85.

Troopers said a Toyota Corolla and a semi truck were traveling north when the car stopped for an unknown reason and the truck hit it.

The car caught fire and the 23-year-old driver died at the scene, troopers said.

The driver's name has not yet been released.

Two lanes of northbound traffic were closed until about 7:45 a.m.

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