Troopers searching for driver in deadly hit-and-run in Anderson Co.

SCHP reports it happened at Flat Rock Rd. at Bluefield / Unity Church Rd.
SCHP reports it happened at Flat Rock Rd. at Bluefield / Unity Church Rd.

STARR, SC (WSPA) – Troopers are searching for the driver in a crash that killed an Iva man.

The hit-and-run happened around 1:25 p.m. Monday on Flat Rock Road near Starr.

Anderson County Deputy Coroner Charlie Boseman said 73-year-old George Eugene Williams died at the hospital after the crash.

Boseman said Williams’ car broke down and he was hit by another car.

Suspected hit and run vehicle (From: SC Highway Patrol)

The S.C. Highway Patrol says they are looking for a maroon Ford Taurus that may have front end and windshield damage.

Anyone with information is asked to call the S.C. Highway Patrol at 864-241-1000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.