Plow truck crashes in Cherokee Co.

Credit: Antioch Fire Dept.

CHEROKEE Co., S.C. (WSPA) — Firefighters say a plow truck driver is expected to be OK after crashing along Interstate 85 near Blacksburg.

(Credit: Antioch Fire Dept)

The wreck happened around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday near mile marker 104.

Antioch Fire Chief Lucas McDaniel said a SCDOT plow truck is OK after he overturned into an embankment.

Troopers are investigating the accident.

Corporal Bill Rhyne with the S.C. Highway Patrol said the driver is a 22-year-old York County man. He was taken to a hospital with injuries, according to Rhyne.

The driver was on the entrance ramp to northbound I-85 near mile marker 104 when he ran off the road and overturned, Cpl. Rhyne said.

Cherokee County was one of several counties in the Upstate under a winter weather storm warning on Wednesday morning.

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