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Coroner: 1 killed and others hurt in crash

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Firefighters and officials respond to a fatal crash along Augusta Road. (July 20, 2013/FOX Carolina) Firefighters and officials respond to a fatal crash along Augusta Road. (July 20, 2013/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

One person is dead and four others have been hurt in a single-vehicle crash on Augusta Road in Greenville County, according to Deputy Coroner Barry Wright.

The crash happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday along the 7000 block.

Officials at the scene said a car ran off the road, down an embankment and into the woods.

Wright said Priscilla Owens, 55, of Greenville, died in the crash.

Wright said Owens was riding in the passenger seat and wasn't wearing a seat belt.

Wright said Owens' son was driving the vehicle and her mother and brother were also in the car.

The driver and two other passengers were also hospitalized with serious injuries but are expected to recover, Wright said.

Troopers said the cause of the crash is under investigation.

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