Fatal crash in Anderson County

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By 106.3 WORD

The Anderson County Coroner's Office has released the name of the Anderson Police Officer killed this morning in a fatal collision.

Highway Patrol reports the crash happened on SC 24 around 6:09 AM.

A 22-year-old driving a Dodge SUV crossed the center line and struck the Officer Ethan Kaskin's vehicle head on.

Officer Kaskin was entrapped and had to be mechanically extracted; he died at the scene.

The 22-year-old was injured and taken by EMS to AnMed.  

The crash is still under investigation.​​


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