Coroner identifies driver from early morning crash in Spartanburg County

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Published: May. 22, 2022 at 12:08 PM EDT
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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - South Carolina Highway Patrol troopers announced that one person died on Sunday morning following a crash along Valley Falls Road.

Troopers said the crash happened at around 2:35 a.m. on May 22, 2022.

According to troopers, the driver, a 31-year-old, was traveling on Valley Falls Road when they went off the right side of the road, hit a guidewire and overturned. They were transported to the hospital but later passed away from their injuries. The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 31-year-old Jonathan Ortiz Guadalupe from Boiling Springs. He was pronounced dead at 3:20 a.m.

Officials didn’t release any other information about the victim. We will update this story as we learn more.