Teen killed in Pickens County crash

Troopers said an SUV ran off the roadway on U.S. 123 near Central.
Published: Dec. 30, 2022 at 8:54 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 30, 2022 at 11:38 PM EST
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CENTRAL, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly single-vehicle collision on Friday evening.

Troopers said around 5 p.m., the driver of an SUV ran off the road on U.S. 123 near Eighteen Mile Road.

The vehicle struck an embankment and the driver, who was the only person in the SUV, died on the scene.

The coroner identified the victim as 19-year-old Simon Landreth of Easley.

Stay with FOX Carolina for updates on this developing story.