GREER, SC (FOX Carolina) - We now know the name of a driver killed in a deadly wreck that was blocking Wade Hampton Boulevard near Greer on Wednesday afternoon.
According to troopers, the wreck happened around 2:10 p.m. at the Groveland Drive /Highland Way intersection.
Troopers said two vehicles were involved in the crash.
A 2002 Buick LeSabre was crossing Wade Hampton from Groveland Drive when troopers said it was hit by a 2020 Honda Civic that was headed south on Wade Hampton.
The driver of the LeSabre passed away. Troopers said that driver was entrapped and had to be mechanically extricated.
A driver and passenger in the Civic were also hurt and were taken to the hospital, troopers said.
The coroner's office identified the driver of the LeSabre as 83-year-old Leroy Vern Hoyt.
The SC Highway Patrol's MAIT team is investigating the crash.