Troopers: 1 person dead in fatal Pickens Co. wreck - FOX Carolina 21

Coroner IDs 1 dead in Pickens Co. wreck

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Scene of Pickens Co. fatal collision on Highway 8 Scene of Pickens Co. fatal collision on Highway 8
PICKENS, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Troopers confirm one person died following a collision on Highway 8 near Bethlehem Ridge Rd. in Pickens County Friday night.

According to troopers, the victim was traveling west on Highway 8 before crossing the center line and side swiping another vehicle.  Troopers say the victim then ran off the left side of the road, overturned and struck a tree. 

Per troopers, the victim was wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.

The coroner later identified the victim as 32-year-old Trent Anthony Cobb of Pickens. The victim was pronounced dead from blunt force trauma.

The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.

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