1 killed in Simpsonville crash

GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) – A driver was killed in a Simpsonville crash on Friday morning.

Trooper Joe Hovis with the S.C. Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 6:30 a.m. Friday on Fairview Road.

Hovis said a 20-year-old crossed the center line and struck a pickup truck.

The coroner identified the victim as Craig Maurice Taylor of Gray Court.

Troopers say the man died at the scene of the crash from injuries.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt and was trapped and had to be freed from the vehicle.

The pickup truck driver was injured. Troopers say the driver, a man from Bakersville, N.C., was wearing a seat belt. He was taken by ambulance to a hospital.

No charges are expected in the crash.