Motorcycle passenger killed in crash on Woodruff Rd. in Greenville Co.

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(Editor’s note: The victim’s age has been corrected to reflect her correct age.)

GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – One person has died and another person is injured after a motorcycle crash in Greenville County Wednesday night.

The coroner identified the victim as Lolita Annette Whitley, 62, of Spartanburg.

The crash happened at about 11:08 p.m. on Woodruff Rd. when the driver of a motorcycle ran into the back of an SUV, according to SCHP.

A passenger on the motorcycle was thrown off the bike and died at the scene, troopers said. That person’s identity has not yet been released.

The driver was taken to the hospital and treated for his injuries.

This case remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and Greenville County Coroner’s Office.

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