Motorcyclist Killed In Chester County Accident

CHESTER, SC — Officials are investigating a deadly motorcycle accident that happened Monday afternoon.

The accident happened around 4:40pm on US-21 near River Road. Authorities say a man was riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle when he crossed the center line and sideswiped an oncoming log truck.

The rider was reportedly thrown from the motorcycle and died from injuries. Investigators say he was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation, but officials say the log truck driver is not facing any charges. The identity of the rider has not yet been released.

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