Moped Rider Killed In Anderson Co. Crash - WSPA.com

Moped Rider Killed In Anderson Co. Crash

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The Anderson Co. Coroner says 52 year old Jack Baxter Blanton died after a crash on Shiloh Rd around 9:15 Thursday morning.

They say he suffered head injuries after he an the driver of the moped hit another vehicle.

He was pronounced dead an hour later at Greenville Memorial.

They say the driver of a moped, 36-year-old Timothy Whitfield attempted to make a turn into a driveway when a truck attempted to pass and struck the moped.

Whitfield, who was not wearing a helmet, was ejected from the moped and transported by EMS to Greenville Memorial Hospital.

The Highway Patrol is still investigating the incident.
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