A Clinton man has died as the result of a boating accident on Lake Greenwood that occurred on Monday.
Officials with the Department of Natural Resources said that a personal water craft collided with a 21-foot boat just after 8 p.m. on Monday. The person riding the personal water craft was airlifted to Greenville Memorial Hospital, where he later died as a result of his injuries, officials said. DNR officials said that the accident occurred on the Laurens County side of the lake near the upper trestle.
Greenwood County Coroner Sonny Cox has identified the victim as 39-year-old Jeff Wayne Cape of Clinton. Cox said Cape died just after 7 a.m. Tuesday morning.