GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The driver of a moped died early Monday morning after being involved in a crash in Greenville County.
South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened shortly after 5 a.m. on Rutherford Road at Piedmont Park Road.
Troopers said an SUV was attempting to turn left from Rutherford Road on to Piedmont Park Road when it collided with a moped driving in the opposite direction.
The driver of the moped died at the scene while the driver of the SUV was not hurt, according to Highway Patrol.
The Greenville County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 55-year-old Antonio Martinez Madera of Taylors.
Highway Patrol said their Multi-disciplinary Accident Investigation Team is investigating the crash.