Sumter Co. (WLTX) -- After swerving to miss an SUV, the driver of a moped is dead.
SCHP said yesterday around 5:25 p.m., two passengers on a moped were headed north on Ramsey Road while a GMC SUV headed south.
A SCHP spokesperson said the moped crossed the center line into the path of the SUV. That's when the driver, Kevin Evans, swerved to avoid the SUV. The driver was ejected off of the moped and struck the left rear tire of the SUV.
The Sumter Coroner's premliminary autopsy said Evans died of blunt force trauma. The passenger was taken to the hospital by EMS. Neither person on the moped was wearing a helmet.