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Deadly Moped Accident In Anderson County Under Investigation

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The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly moped accident out of Anderson County. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly moped accident out of Anderson County.
ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly moped accident out of Anderson County.

It happened around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Williamston Road and Timms Road.

According to the highway patrol, the driver of a truck was traveling north on Old Williamston Road while the driver of a moped was traveling south on Old Williamston Road. The driver of the moped attempted to turn left into a private drive and struck the truck.

Highway patrol says the driver of the moped was not wearing a helmet and died on the scene. He has been identified as 42-year-old James Scott McWhite, or Piedmont.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

The SCHP is investigating.

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