One dead in Hwy. 25 wreck

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. — A 24-year-old Easley man was killed following a two-vehicle wreck in northern Greenville County on Saturday.

The crash happened around 11:40 a.m. on U.S. Hwy. 25 near White Horse Road Extension, north of Travelers Rest.

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A 15-year-old driver operating a 1995 Toyota pickup truck was changing lanes when their vehicle struck a 2012 Dodge pickup truck that was pulling a utility trailer, according to troopers.

The 2012 pickup went off the roadway and overturned.

The driver of the 2012 pickup, Devin Wade Eldridge, was ejected from his truck and died at the scene, the Greenville County Coroner's Office said.

Eldridge was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the wreck, the coroner said.

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