Piedmont man killed in crash – Old Pelzer Road


SC Highway Patrol Troopers said a man died after a car accident in Greenville County early Sunday morning.  The collision occurred on Old Pelzer Road around 2:00 am., troopers said.  The coroner identified the deceased as 25-year-old David Armanda Brizuela of Piedmont.

According to troopers, Brizuela’s crossed the center line, ran off the left shoulder of the roadway and struck a large tree and utility pole. Brizuela was driving a 2008 Hyundai Tiburon, troopers said. Piedmont firefighters along with Greenville County EMS responded to the wreck.

The coroner said Brizuela was pronounced dead at the scene. According to the coroner’s office, he died as the result of multiple blunt force trauma.

The collision is currently under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Greenville County Coroner’s Office.