PICKENS COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A motorcyclist has died after hitting several trees off of a roadway in Pickens County, the South Carolina Highway Patrol said on Saturday.
According to Trooper Joe Hovis, the incident occurred on Garvin Road in Norris around 7:05 p.m.
The Pickens County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as being 45-year-old Roger Anthony McNeely, of Central, S.C.
A release from the SCHP states that McNeely was driving a 1987 Harley Davidson motorcycle and traveling west on Garvin Road when he went off of the right side of the roadway, striking several trees.
McNeely was not wearing a helmet, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.