A fatal, single vehicle accident occurred early this morning around 5:30 a.m. on Chinquapin Road.
According to SCHP, a Ford SUV was traveling west on Chinquapin Road when the vehicle left the roadway, overturned and struck a tree.
Greenwood County Coroner said that the driver was Gary Hudson Smith, Jr, 81 of W. Creek Road, Greenwood SC.
Coroner said that Smith succumbed to his injuries at the accident. Smith died of blunt force trauma. Smith was the only occupant.