Man Killed, Woman Seriously Injured In Crash On I-77 In Chester County

CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. — Troopers say a man was killed and a woman was seriously injured after their RV crashed on I-77 in Chester County.  The accident happened around 5:45am on I-77 southbound near mile marker 66 which is approximately six miles south of Ridgeway, South Carolina.

Troopers say the driver of a 2005 Hora RV was traveling south on I-77 when he traveled off the right side of the roadway, went up an embankment, struck a tree, and then overturned.  The driver nor his passenger were wearing their seat belts and both were ejected from the vehicle, according to Troopers.

The woman was transported by EMS to a local hospital with serious injuries.  The driver died on the scene, according to Troopers.  No other details have been released at this time.  This is a developing story.  Check back for updates.