GENERIC - Crash 1

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GREER, SC (FOX Carolina) – Troopers said a person who was hurt in a wreck in late May has died, more than three weeks after the crash on I-85.

Troopers said the crash happened on the afternoon of May 28 on I-85 North near mile marker 57.

A Toyota SUV was stopped in traffic when troopers say that vehicle was rear-ended by a Jaguar.

The driver of SUV was not hurt but the passenger was taken to the hospital with injuries. Troopers said that passenger passed away at the hospital on Friday.

The coroner identified the victim as Mark Charles Rhoads, 68, of Herman Wilson Road in Lake Lure, NC.

The driver of the Jaguar was entrapped in the car and was taken to the hospital with injuries after being mechanically freed. Troopers said the Jaguar driver was cited for driving too fast for conditions.

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