Laurens County man dead after truck hits bicycle

Apr 17 Written by  STAFF REPORTS

One person is dead after a truck struck a bicycle around 6:30am on Monday morning, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The incident occurred on Hwy. 101 near Postell Hughes Drive in Gray Court.

The driver of the vehicle was driving a 2005 Chevrolet truck and was not injured. The driver of the bicycle died at the scene.

According to the SCHP, both units were driving north on Hwy. 101 near I-385 when the truck hit the rear of the bicycle.

Laurens County Coroner Nick Nichols identified the victim as Cahri Abozahri, 22, of 102 Dad's Place in Gray Court. 

The incident is under investigation by the SCHP. 

Last modified on Monday, 17 April 2017 15:32