Coroner identifies driver killed in wrong-way crash on Augusta R - FOX Carolina 21

Coroner identifies driver killed in wrong-way crash on Augusta Road

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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A coroner was called to the scene of a vehicle collision in Greenville County on Thursday.

The crash occurred on Augusta Road near James Drive just before 1 p.m., according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. Troopers reported the roadway was blocked due to the crash.

The Greenville County Coroner's Office confirmed a coroner was responding to the crash.

Troopers said the driver of a 2013 Ford crossed the center line and struck another vehicle head-on. The driver succumbed to injuries at the scene.

He was identified as 32-year-old Jeffery Dalton of Williamston. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday. The coroner said he was wearing a seat belt.

The driver of the vehicle that was struck was transported to Greenville Memorial Hospital.

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