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Driver, one passenger killed in crash on I-77 Saturday night

Two people were killed in a wrong-way crash on I-77 Saturday.
Two people were killed in a wrong-way crash on I-77 Saturday. dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

Two people were killed Saturday night when a car traveling the wrong way on Interstate 77 crashed into a tractor trailer, local TV stations reported.

The crash happened on I-77 northbound in York County, WBTV reported, citing the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The car came onto I-77 from South Anderson Lane

WCNC reported that there were four people in the car, and the two who survived were a 16-year-old girl and an 11-year-old girl. Both were hospitalized.

WBTV and WCNC reported that the driver and passenger in the tractor-trailer were not injured.

Jane Wester: 704-358-5128, @janewester

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