Saluda County, SC (WLTX) -- The South Carolina Highway Patrol said two people were killed in a crash in Saluda County Sunday afternoon.

Corporal Bill Rhyne said the accident happened around 4:10 p.m. on US Highway 178 near Fruit Hill Road, about six miles west of Saluda.

Cpl. Rhyne said a car was traveling east on Highway 178 when it crossed the center line and struck a van. Both drivers died at the scene and both were wearing seatbelts.

Troopers continue to investigate the accident.