Motorcyclist dies at hospital days after Laurens Co. crash

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LAURENS CO., SC (WSPA) – The driver of a motorcycle has died five days after a crash along Highway 418 in Laurens County.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened on October 22 at 2:10pm on Highway 418 at Coopers Bridge Road.

Troopers said a car headed eastbound attempted to make a left turn on to Coopers Bridge Road and was struck by a motorcycle headed westbound.

The driver of the motorcycle, Michael Hunt, 23, of Woodruff, was not wearing a helmet and was taken to Greenville Memorial Hospital where he died Tuesday.

The driver of the car was injured and charged with failure to yield, according to Highway Patrol.

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