Man killed in crash on icy highway

EASLEY — A Liberty man was killed when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed during last Friday’s icy weather.

James Allen Carroll, 52, of 253 Sanders Road, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, which occurred around 11 a.m. Friday near mile marker 16 on U.S. 123.

According to Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley, Carroll was not wearing a seat belt.

Carroll’s son was also transported to Greenville Memorial Hospital with what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries.
The accident is under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.