Wrong-way driver dies in crash

February 11, 2011

A Greenwood man was killed early Friday morning when he drove the wrong way on State Road 37 and hit another vehicle. Trent Schmidt, 35, was pronounced dead at the scene about 4 a.m. after he drove his Toyota Corolla into a Honda Accord near the Banta Road intersection. The 24-year-old Honda driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Northbound lanes were closed for more than three hours after the accident.