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Troopers: Motorcyclist dies after running off road, striking mailbox

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Steven Cooker (Source: Family) Steven Cooker (Source: Family)

The coroner has identified the man killed in a collision in Travelers Rest Saturday night. 

Troopers said the collision occurred on New Circle Road. 

The coroner said 30-year-old Steven Michael Coker died at the scene. Coker's cause of death was blunt force trauma to the head, the coroner's office said. 

According to troopers, Coker was operating a 2003 Suzuki motorcycle on North Lynwood Drive when he ran off the side of the road and struck a mailbox. He was not wearing a helmet and was ejected off the motorcycle, troopers said. 

Coker leaves behind four daughters and his family has set up a gofundme page to help them out. 

The crash is currently under investigation by the Greenville County Coroner's Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol. 

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