Troopers: One dead in Anderson Co. motorcycle crash

ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) –

Troopers said one person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Anderson County Saturday night.

Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 8:25 p.m. on Fants Grove Road near Fants Grove Circle.

The driver was traveling east on Fants Grove Road on a 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle when they entered a right hand curve, crossed over the center line, and ran off the left side of road striking the wooden post of a horse fence.

The driver was ejected from from the motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet, said troopers. The driver was transported to AnMed where he passed away at 9 p.m.

The victim was identified by the coroner as 60-year-old Rickey Miles of Anderson.

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