Martson Anderson Killed in Spartanburg County, SC, 18-wheeler Accident
Spartanburg County, SC -- May 25, 2017, Marston Anderson was fatally injured as the result of an accident where a vehicle rear-ended an 18-wheeler.
According to details released by the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 5:41 p.m. near the intersection of I-85 and State Highway 101.
Authorities reported that 67-year-old Anderson was traveling down the interstate in a 2012 Ford Focus. For reasons which police did not specify, the vehicle lost control and ran off the side of the highway. This resulted in the car crashing into the back of an 18-wheeler that was parked along the highway.
Due to the severity of the collision, Anderson died at the scene of the accident. No additional injuries were reported.
The factors surrounding the accident are still unclear. Investigations are ongoing.
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