Date of Incident: August 21st, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: Richland County Coroner’s Office
Type of Accident: Motorcycle Accident
Location of Accident: I-20 in Richland County, S.C.
Description of Accident: A 55-year-old motorcyclist from Sumter, SC, died at the scene of a crash on I-20 on August 21. The incident occurred near the 76-mile marker around 7:10 p.m. The victim was traveling East on his motorcycle on I-20 when he collided with the back of a Nissan Versa stopped in the median. The motorcycle driver passed away, while the Versa driver was hospitalized. The Coroner’s office is collaborating with the South Carolina Highway Patrol to thoroughly investigate the accident.