1 dead in crash on Augusta Rd. in Greenville Co.

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – One person died after troopers say they were trapped in their car following a crash on Augusta Road in Greenville County.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office says 72-year old Caroline Adams Salmans died at the scene.

Troopers say the victim was trying to turn left onto Augusta when their car was struck by an SUV traveling south around 7:30 p.m.

According to the coroner’s office, the victim died after going into cardiac arrest around the time EMS arrived.

The driver and passenger in the SUV were not injured.

The crash still remains under investigation by the Coroner’s Office and Highway Patrol.