Fatal Collision in Laurens County

Cyclist dead

Emily Gill
August 23, 2019 - 8:44 am
File Photo

Lee Rogers


A fatal collision in Laurens County involving a cyclist on Thursday.

Trooper Joe Hovis reports the crash happened around 7:25 pm.

A 16 year old in a 2015 Nissan was driving south on SC 101 and struck a cyclist, also traveling south, from the rear. 

The driver was uninjured.  The cyclist, who was wearing a helmet, succumbed to injuries at the scene.

The teenage driver was charged with driving too fast for conditions.


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