GAFFNEY, SC (WSPA) – A moped driver who was involved in a crash with a suspected DUI driver in Gaffney in July has died at the hospital.
According to Cherokee County Coroner Dennis Fowler, 49-year-old Walter Holden, Jr. died Sunday morning at Spartanburg Medical Center.
Holden was driving along Floyd Baker Boulevard around 5:40 a.m. when the crash happened on July 28.
Police say 30-year-old Steven Lawrence Bowen was charged with felony DUI and driving under suspension in connection with the crash.
Police say they found a car with damage to the front parked at a nearby fast food restaurant.
The arresting officer said Bowen smelled of alcohol and had bloodshot eyes.
Bowen remains in the Cherokee County Detention Center on $20,000 bond.