SALUDA COUNTY, SC (WJBF) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Saluda County.

The crash happened Monday May 30th just after 11:00 p.m. on Hightower Road near Berryland Road.

Investigators were unaware of the crash until the next morning.

They say a Dodge Ram Truck was traveling east when they traveled off the right side of the road, over-corrected, struck a fence then overturned.

The driver who has been identified as 22 year old John Bannister from Evans, Georgia was injured and taken to a local hospital where his condition his unknown.

The front seat passenger, identified as 20-year old Kailey Blumel of Hephzibah, Ga., was pronounced dead on scene.

The crash remains under investigation..