Motorcyclist dies after crash on Hester Store Rd. in Pickens Co.

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PICKENS CO., SC (WSPA) – A motorcycle driver has died after a crash Friday afternoon on Hester Store Road in Pickens County.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened shortly before 1:00pm.

Troopers said a pickup truck was attempting to cross Hester Store Road when it hit a motorcycle headed westbound.

The driver of the motorcycle was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash and died at the scene, according to Highway Patrol.

The coroner identified the victim as 47-year-old Jonathan Paul Gilmer, of Easley.

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