GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenville County Coroner’s Office has identified one person who was killed in a crash along Highway 14 on Friday.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the wreck happened around 4:39 p.m. when the driver of a Honda sedan going west on the highway attempted to turn onto Tandem Drive and was hit by a motorcycle driving east on the highway.
The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the car was taken to the hospital with injuries.
The coroner has identified the victim as Matthew McKnight, 41, of Simpsonville. According to the coroner, McKnight was treated by Emergency Medical Services on the scene until he was pronounced dead.
The cause of death was determined to be blunt trauma with a manner of accident.
The wreck is still under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Greenville County Coroner’s Office.