Motorcyclist Dies in Fatal Crash

An motorcycle accident in Richland County killed one person.

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC - (WLTX) One person is dead after a fatal motorcycle crash Saturday evening, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. 

Richland County Coroner says Maurice Shaw, 44, of Cayce died from head trauma after he was ejected from his motorcycle.  

Troopers say the crashed happened at around 7:40 p.m. on Garners Ferry Road near Crossing Creek Road in the Eastover area. They say a Chevy four-door vehicle was leaving out of a driveway when the motorcycle crashed into it.

Shaw transported to a local hospital and was not wearing a helmet.  The person in the other vehicle was not injured and was wearing a seatbelt.

This collision remains under investigation. 

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