Coroner identifies victim of fatal moped wreck near Pelzer - FOX Carolina 21

Coroner identifies victim of fatal moped wreck near Pelzer

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PELZER, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Highway Patrol reported a fatal collision in the Pelzer area on Friday evening.

The wreck happened on Beech Springs Road around 6:30 p.m., according to the Highway Patrol website.

Greenville County coroner Parks Evans identified the victim as 53-year-old John Hammond.

Evans said Hammond was crossing the street on a moped when he was struck by a pickup truck. He was transported to Greenville Memorial Trauma Center where he was pronounced dead.

The collision is still under investigation.

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