Motorcyclist killed in Kershaw County wreck - - Columbia, South Carolina

SCHP: Motorcyclist killed in collision with pickup truck


A person on a motorcycle was killed Thursday afternoon in Kershaw County, the South Carolina Highway Patrol reported.

A person on a Honda motorcycle was traveling North on U.S. 601 around noon when a pickup was attempting to cross U.S. 601 to go south from Lachicotte Road, according to troopers.

The pickup pulled out in front of the motorcycle and the two vehicles collided, troopers said.

The driver of the motorcycle, who was not wearing a helmet, later died, troopers said.

The victim's name has not been released.

The crash remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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