Coroner called to crash in Anderson County, troopers responding to numerous accidents

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ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) –

The Anderson County coroner said he was called to a crash Tuesday morning as emergency dispatchers said icy patches and fog was creating hazards for drivers in the county.

PHOTOS: Multiple wrecks Tuesday as ‘freezing fog’ a concern for drivers

Coroner Greg Shore said he was called to a crash on High Shoals Road at Abbeville Highway.

That crash occurred around 6:45 a.m.

Troopers are also investigating.

As of 7:35 a.m. troopers were responding to 18 crashes in Anderson County.

Click here to see the current list of crashes in the area from the SCHP.

Troopers were responding to more than 45 total incidents across the Upstate as of 7:35 a.m.

Meteorologist Nicole Papay said fog had been depositing moisture onto the ground Tuesday morning, which than began to freeze. Conditions will improve as fog lifts and morning temperatures rise.

RELATED – Drivers may encounter slick spots in foggy areas early Tuesday morning

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