Deadly Hit & Run

Troopers search for pickup driver

Lee Rogers
January 21, 2019 - 3:33 pm

The Highway Patrol is searching for a driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash in northern Greenville County. 

A moped was rear-ended on Highway 25 near McKinney Road north of Travelers Rest just before 9PM Sunday night.  

The driver of the moped, Kevin Wesley Brooks, 49, of Travelers Rest, was ejected from the moped and died at the scene. 

The Greenville County Coroner's Office said the Brooks was also hit by several other vehicles. 

Troopers believe that Brooks was intially hit by an older model pickup truck that fled the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call 864-241-1000.

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