Fatality – Monday on Neely Ferry Road


An early morning single vehicle crash Monday resulted in a fatality.


According to Laurens County Coroner Nick Nichols, 35 year old Reginald Mathiaus Gray of 122 Kluch Street in Greenwood was killed in the accident.  Mr. Gray was the driver and only occupant of a 1990 Ford Mustang.


The crash occurred on Neely Ferry Road just north of the intersection with Indian Mound Road in the Ekom Beach community.   Trooper Billy Elder of the South Carolina Highway Patrol tells us that Mr. Gray was…

“…travelling northbound on Neely Ferry Road when he travelled off the left side of the road and struck a tree.  He was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.  He was pronounced at the scene.”


According to Trooper Elder the investigation into the accident is continuing.