Motorcyclist dies in crash with SUV near Oak Grove
Oak Grove, SC (Paul Kirby) A motorcyclist was killed last night after the bike he was riding collided with an SUV near Oak Grove. The accident happened at about 7:00 p.m. Saturday night.
Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher said that the SC Highway Patrol believes that the motorcyclist was travelling east toward West Columbia on U.S. 378 on his motorcycle when a SUV turned left in front of him toward Cromer Road. The motorcycle struck the side of the SUV, throwing and killing its rider.
Fisher has identified the individual who died as Mr. Timothy W. Browning, 31, of Lexington. Browning, who was not wearing a helmet when the collision occurred, was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead due to the injuries he sustained.