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Coroner identifies man who died after cardiac arrest on way to hospital following crash

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TRAVELERS REST, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A Travelers Rest man has died after a crash in Greenville County Thursday evening.

Troopers said the crash happened along Locust Hill Road at Dean Williams Road just after 5 p.m.

Troopers said a 1995 Ford Mustang was attempting to turn left at the stop sign onto Locust Hill Road and was struck by a 2005 Chevy sedan that was heading west on Locust Hill.

The coroner said the Mustang driver, 45-year-old Mark Leon Cowart of Dean Williams Road, was being transported by ambulance to Greenville Memorial Hospital when he went into cardiac arrest. He was pronounced dead at 5:37 p.m.

His death has been ruled an accident.

According to Greenville County Coroner Parks Evans, Cowart was wearing a seat belt when he was involved in the two-vehicle crash. Evans said Tigerville Fire Department, North Greenville Fire Department and EMS all responded to the incident.

Troopers said the other driver was not hurt.

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