GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) — Troopers say a Simpsonville man was under the influence when he hit another vehicle and fatally injured a driver on Interstate 385.
Trooper Joe Hovis with the S.C. Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 11:30 p.m. Thursday near Mauldin.
David Godino Jr., 30, of Simpsonville rear ended a car on I-385, according to Hovis.
The other driver was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the car.
Hovis said the victim was taken to a hospital where he later died from his injuries.
The coroner identified the victim as 54-year-old James Hugh Rollins of Simpsonville.
Godino has been charged with felony DUI.
He’s in the Greenville County Detention Center under no bond, according to jail records.