One person was killed in a crash Friday night on I-20, the South Carolina Highway Patrol said
On Friday evening, a motorcycle driver was killed in a collision between two vehicles South Carolina Highway Patrol.
Just before 10:30 p.m., a 2020 Yamaha motorcycle was traveling westbound on Interstate 20, five miles south of Irmo, said Lance Cpl. Brittany Glover.
The motorcyclist veered off the right side of the road and collided with a guardrail, sustaining serious injuries. The motorcyclist died at the scene.
Lexington County Judge Margaret Fisher has not publicly released the biker’s name.
The SC Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
As of Saturday, 26 people have died on South Carolina roads in 2024 so far, according to a report SC Department of Public Safety. About 999 South Carolinians died in traffic accidents last year.