1 dead after motorcycle crash in York County, troopers say

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The driver of a motorcycle is dead after crashing into an SUV on a highway in York County on Tuesday night, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Troopers said they responded before 10 p.m. to investigate a two-vehicle crash on South Carolina Highway 55 at Laurelwood Drive, about three miles west of of Clover.

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Troopers believe the motorcycle, a 2021 Harley-Davidson, was headed west on Highway 55 when it crashed into a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee that was heading east and turning left onto Laurelwood Drive.

The driver of the motorcycle died while the Jeep’s driver was unhurt, troopers said. The motorcyclist was identified as 33-year-old Trever Wayne Ballard.

SCHP said it had no additional information at this time.

This is a developing story. Check wsoctv.com for updates.

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