SCHP: 6 hurt, 1 dead in Greenville County crash along I-385

Published: May. 23, 2022 at 5:20 AM EDT
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FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Troopers with Highway Patrol are responding to a deadly crash that has shut down I-385 in Greenville County.

The crash happened at 2:18 a.m. Monday along I-385 southbound between exits 23 and 24, according to SCHP.

We’re told a disabled Sedan was heading south on I-3885 when it was hit in the rear by a SUV. The SUV continued forward and overturned off the right side of the road.

Troopers said there were seven people in total that were injured in this crash. The driver of the SUV, four passengers in the SUV, and the driver of the disabled Sedan were all taken to the hospital by EMS.

The fifth passenger in the SUV was flown to the hospital by helicopter where they sadly passed away, troopers say.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office has not yet identified the fifth passenger at this time.

Stay tuned as we work to learn more information.

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