BUFFALO, SC (WSPA) – A passenger is dead after a crash on Buffalo West Springs Highway in Union County.
According to the Union County Coroner, 28-year-old Scott Charles Darling, Jr. of Buffalo died at the scene Tuesday.
The coroner says the two car crash happened just before 4:30pm near Peakeville Road. Troopers say both cars were traveling south when a 2011 Toyota turned left into a private driveway. According to the Highway Patrol, a 2006 Toyota attempted to pass, hitting that vehicle and running off the road crashing into a utility pole and a tree. Darling was a passenger in that vehicle. The driver and a second passenger were injured. The driver in the 2011 Toyota was also injured.
Buffalo West Springs Highway was closed for a time due to the crash.