86-year-old dies following crash in Greenville County

Officials Investigating Deadly Crash
Published: Jan. 27, 2023 at 8:47 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 28, 2023 at 12:20 PM EST
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GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - South Carolina Highway Patrol said troopers are investigating a crash that killed one person Friday evening.

Troopers said the crash happened along Augusta Road near Sterling Grove Road around 6:32 p.m.

According to troopers, the victim was trying to turn left onto Sterling Grove Road when they were hit by an oncoming car. Sadly the victim passed away at the scene. The other driver was taken to the hospital but their condition is unknown.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office said 86-year-old William Starnes passed away on Friday, Jan. 28.

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