TDate of Incident: December 28, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: Anderson County Coroner’s Office
Type of Accident: Bicycle-car collision
Location of Accident: Bethany Church Road near Belton, S.C.
Injuries: One fatality
Description of Accident: A fatal crash occurred on Thursday after 5:45 p.m. on Bethany Church Road near Belton. A 66-year-old Belton man was riding a bicycle when he was struck from behind by a 2023 Chevrolet SUV. Tragically, he died at the scene from multiple traumatic injuries. The incident is under investigation by the Anderson County Coroner’s Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol.