The Anderson County Coroner's Office said an Anderson Police officer has died following a head-on collision Friday morning. Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol say the crash happened around 6:09 a.m. on SC 24 about five miles west of Anderson.
Troopers say the officer was traveling west on SC 24 in his city vehicle when a 2013 Dodge SUV traveling east, crossed over the center line striking the officers Ford head-on.
The coroner said Sgt. Ethan Kaskin, 60, an investigator for the police department's Criminal Investigation Division, was entrapped and died on scene.