Greenwood Man Dies In Jet Ski Accident

The Greenwood County Coroner’s Office says a Greenwood man is dead after a jet ski accident Saturday.

Coroner Sonny Cox says in a release that 44 year old Charles Rhodes died at Greenville Memorial Hospital at 5:22 pm after a jet ski accident on Lake Greenwood.

Cox says Rhodes died from blunt force trauma and ruled the death was accidental.

According to Captain Robert McCullough with the Upstate DNR said Rhodes was struck by another jet ski driven by a friend. The jet skis were reportedly rentals.

No charges have been filed yet in this case.

Cox says the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is investigating.

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