Driver killed after crashing into tree in Rock Hill

Driver killed after crashing into tree in Rock Hill
According to the York County Coroner’s Office, the incident happened on Bechtler Road in Rock Hill.

ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV) - A man is dead after crashing into a tree in Rock Hill Thursday morning.

According to the York County Coroner’s Office, the incident happened on Bechtler Road in Rock Hill.

Officials were called out to the scene to investigate a traffic fatality.

Michael Thomas, 39, was killed in the crash.

Thomas was the driver of a truck that left the road and struck a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating. Autopsy and toxicology results are pending.

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