Taylors woman killed in head-on crash on Hwy 290

GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) — Troopers say a person has died in a crash on Highway 290 in Taylors.

Three vehicles were involved in the crash around 1:39 p.m. Tuesday near Bulls Road.

Authorities say one of the drivers was killed in the crash.

The coroner’s office identified her as 46-year-old Brandy Thomas of Circle Street in Taylors.

She died at the scene of the crash from blunt force trauma.

Troopers say Thomas was trying to pass another vehicle when she crossed into eastbound traffic and crashed head on into a pickup truck.

A 22-year-old Greer man was driving the pickup. Troopers say he was injured and taken to Greenville Memorial Hospital.

The accident is under investigation by the S.C. Highway Patrol.