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Motorcyclist killed in Abbeville Co. crash with deer

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Troopers respond to the Martin Road wreck. (June 22, 2014/FOX Carolina iWitness Cody R.) Troopers respond to the Martin Road wreck. (June 22, 2014/FOX Carolina iWitness Cody R.)
ABBEVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Troopers said a motorcyclist died after colliding with a deer in Abbeville County on Sunday.

The motorcyclist was headed east on Martin Road when it collided with a deer crossing the road about 9:40 p.m., according to the Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the driver was not wearing a helmet and was taken to AnMed Hospital, where the motorcyclist died.

Abbeville County Coroner Ronnie Ashley identified the victim as 33-year-old Jeffrey Barnes, of Honea Path.

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