Motorcyclist killed in Lexington County crash - - Columbia, South Carolina

Motorcyclist killed in crash


The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Lexington County Saturday night.

Lexington County Coroner Harry Harman said 32-year-old Lamar Wayne Chavis of Gaston was riding his motorcycle north on SC Highway 3 at Woodford Rd. at about 9 p.m. when a vehicle on Woodford Rd. attempted to cross the intersection. 

Investigators say Chavis crashed into the passenger side of the vehicle.  Chavis was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene.

One of the people in the car was treated for injuries at the scene.

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