Anderson Co. moped driver hit, killed by teen driver of Jeep - FOX Carolina 21

Anderson Co. moped driver hit, killed by teen driver of Jeep

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ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A moped driver died when it was hit by a turning Jeep along U.S. 29 in Anderson County on Monday.

The 17-year-old driver of the Jeep was trying to turn left when it hit the moped traveling the opposite direction about 8:45 p.m., according to the Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the moped driver was not wearing a helmet and was thrown from the bike, dying at the hospital. His name has not yet been released.

The driver of the Jeep was wearing her seatbelt and was not injured. She was cited with failure to yield.

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