Spartanburg Woman Who Died In Flooding Identified

The woman who died in flooding in Spartanburg, Thursday morning, was identified as 56-year-old Silvia Arteaga.

The incident happened on New Cut Road near Howard Street, according to Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

Troopers say a few cars also got trapped on Howard Street and New Cut Road.

Arteaga’s car was overtaken by flood waters in the New Cut Road underpass.

This is an area that typically floods, troopers say.

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