Driver killed, rear-ends tractor trailer on I-85

SPARTANBURG Co., S.C. (WSPA) – A driver died after rear-ending a tractor-trailer stopped in traffic on I-85 in Spartanburg County.  According to the Highway Patrol, it happened around mile marker 80, south of Cowpens Thursday night.

According to the coroner’s office, William Andrew Galloway III, 24 from Cowpens, died at that scene.

Troopers say Galloway was in a 2004 Ford rollback when he rear-ended a 2001 Volvo tractor-trailer.  That truck was stopped in traffic.  Galloway was trapped and had to be cut from the vehicle.

There are no charges.