Motorcyclist killed in Kershaw County collision

08/07/2014 8:15 PM

08/07/2014 8:15 PM

A motorcyclist was killed Thursday in a noontime collision in Kershaw County near Lugoff.

The accident occurred at the intersection of US 601 and Lachicotte Road, Cpl Sonny Collins of the South Carolina Highway Patrol said.

The motorcyclist was traveling north of US 601 when the driver of a 1994 Chevy Pickup pulled out from Lachicotte Road and the two vehicles collided. The driver of the pickup was not injured. The driver of the motorcycle, who was not wearing a helmet, was killed, Collins said.

The motorcyclist’s identity has not been released. No charges have been brought but the South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate the accident.

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