Fatal crash along US 29 at Welcome Rd. Sunday night in Anderson Co.

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(Source: WSPA)

ANDERSON CO., (WSPA) – There was a fatal crash along US 29 at Welcome Road in Anderson County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Around 9 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 26., the driver of a motorcycle was driving north along US 29 and the driver of a Chevrolet truck was traveling on Welcome Road crossing US 29, according to the SCHP.

The driver of the motorcycle hit the truck and was transported by helicopter to Prisma Greenville. He later died around 1:15 a.m. on Sept. 27.

According to SCHP, the driver of the truck is charged with failure to yield the right-of-way.

The Anderson County Office of the Coroner identified the victim as Robert Frank Sopolosky, 27.

The investigation is ongoing by the Anderson County Office of the Coroner and the
South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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