Police: Car crashes into restaurant in Greenville

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The Anderson County Coroner's Office was called to the scene of a deadly crash on Tuesday.

Troopers said the collision was reported on Interstate 85 southbound near mile marker 17 around 2:30 p.m. The right lane was blocked due to the crash, causing a traffic backup.

A coroner was on scene of the crash and confirmed there was one fatality.

According to Highway Patrol, the driver of a Nissan four-door struck the back of a tractor-trailer and died at the scene.

The victim was not wearing a seat belt, according to troopers.

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