Missing man found dead after motorcycle crash in Fountain Inn

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FOUNTAIN INN, SC (WSPA) – Police said a missing man who was last seen leaving a business Sunday night in Fountain Inn was found dead following a motorcycle crash.

Fountain Inn Police said 31-year-old Evan Blake Causey had gone missing after leaving Wingnutz around 10:30 p.m. on Sunday on a red and white Yamaha Tenere motorcycle.

According to the Greenville County Coroner’s Office, the crash happened Sunday at about 11:30 p.m. on North Woods Drive in Fountain Inn.

South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash was found on Tuesday at about 7:06 p.m. near Park Industrial Road.

Troopers said Causey went off of the left side of the roadway, crossed over a secondary road and crashed into some trees. His bike overturned during the crash and he was thrown from it. He was not wearing a helmet.

An autopsy will be performed Wednesday to help determine the cause and manner of death.

South Carolina Highway Patrol and the coroner’s office will continue to investigating the crash.

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