Moped and Tractor Trailer Collide Killing One

Posted on Sep 08, 2016

Early Wednesday morning, a moped and tractor trailer collided on Highway 544 near the Highway 31 exit ramp.

The moped was traveling west on 544 while the tractor trailer attempted to turn left onto the 31 ramp. The driver of the moped suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.

South Carolina Highway Patrol as well as a MAIT crew were on the scene to investigate the accident. Part of Highway 544 was closed for hours after the accident and traffic was backed up in the area.