Collision on I-26

Collision on I-26

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) - The Spartanburg County Coroner said a man has died after a crash on I-26 Wednesday evening.

According to troopers, the crash happened just before 8 p.m. on I-26 West near mile marker 36.

Trooper said two men were in the vehicle, which ran off the road, struck and embankment, and overturned. As of Thursday, it's still unclear which man was driving.

Coroner Rusty Clevenger said Roy Douglas Philson 66, of Carver Mill Road, Spartanburg, died at the scene.

Clevenger said forensic exams will be conducted to determine cause and manner of death.

The second man, age 50, survived the crash, troopers said.

The accident remains under investigation.

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