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Man killed after motorcycle hits turkey in the road, troopers say

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CHESTER, SC (WBTV) -

A 39-year-old year old man was killed when his motorcycle struck a turkey and ran off the road on Monday.

The crash was reported at 6:15 p.m. on Leeds Road in Chester County, according to the SC Highway Patrol.

Troopers say the motorcycle struck a turkey and ran off the road hitting a tree.

The driver was not wearing a helmet and was killed on impact with the tree, troopers say.

The victim's name has not been released.

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