GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) — A pedestrian died after he was hit by a motorcyclist in Greenville County.
Kent Dill with the Greenville County Coroner’s Office said the wreck happened just before midnight on I-185, also Mills Avenue, near Henrydale Avenue.
The victim is identified as Harold Joseph Barton, 66, of Greer.
Barton was walking across Mills Avenue when he was hit by a motorcycle headed towards downtown Greenville, the coroner’s office said in a news release.
Barton died of injuries at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Lance Cpl. Joe Hovis with the S.C. Highway Patrol said a 24-year-old Piedmont man was driving the motorcycle.
The motorcyclist was also injured in the crash.
Hovis said he was taken by ambulance to a hospital.
His condition was not immediately known.
The crash remains under investigation by the S.C. Highway Patrol.