Pelzer EMS along with Piedmont firefighters work at the scene of a fatal accident on SC 20 Friday afternoon. A Honda was traveling south when the driver apparently crossed the center line and struck a Jeep head on. The driver of the Honda, Robert Harold Cocker, 53, of Belton died at the scene according to Greenville County Chief Deputy Coroner Mike Ellis. The driver of the Jeep was not injured and a passenger of the Jeep suffered minor injuries. (Photo by David Rogers)…
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