Date of Incident: January 2, 2024

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Oconee County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Moped Crash

Location of Accident: Toccoa Highway in Westminster, S.C.

Injuries: One fatality

Description of Accident: A 47-year-old moped driver was killed on Tuesday after being struck from behind by another vehicle on Toccoa Highway (U.S. Highway 123). The wreck occurred around 6 p.m. Sadly, the man succumbed to blunt force head injuries at the scene.

Local Media Coverage: https://upstatetoday.com/news/coroner-identifies-victim-of-westminster-traffic-fatality/article_9669c450-aaa0-11ee-ab2a-1fcd859596f9.html

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