CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. -- State troopers say one person was killed in a multiple-car crash in Chester County Wednesday morning.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the two-car accident took place a little before noon on U.S. 601 near S.C. 151 outside the town of Pageland.

The crash involved a 2006 Kenworth tractor-trailer and a Chevrolet minivan, state troopers say. The driver of the minivan was killed in the crash.

Neither cars carried a passenger in their respective vehicles. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not hurt in the crash.

Officials have not released the identity of the driver killed in the crash.