GENERIC- Deadly Crash

Generic image for a deadly crash (Associated Press, July 3, 2021)

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina)- One person died in a wreck on Tuesday near Zion Hill Rd., according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. 

Troopers say that the incident happened at around 8:39 Tuesday night but was not discovered until around 10:00 Wednesday morning. 

According to SCHP, the driver of a 2020 Chrysler Pacifica was crossing Zion Hill Rd. from a private road when they ran off the right side of the road and into a field, eventually striking a tree. 

The victim was not seat belted, according to troopers. 

The Spartanburg County Coroner's Office identified the deceased as Rodney Robert Harris, 54 of Spartanburg. 

A forensic exam is scheduled for Thursday, according to the coroner. 

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