South Carolina Reporting Authority: Charleston Police Department
Type of Accident: Vehicle v. bicycle crash
Injuries: Fatal injuries
Description of Accident: The Charleston Police Department has re-opened an investigation into a West Ashley vehicle v. bicycle wreck that occurred late last year after the victim succumbed to his injuries. The wreck occurred around 11am on December 9, 2021 on 1 South Park Circle Drive near the Citadel Mall. According to police, a Toyota SUV and bicycle were moving in opposite directions when they both attempted a turn into a parking lot, causing them to collide. While the bicyclist didn’t seem gravely injured at the time, he had suffered serious internal injuries that tragically led to his death.