1 dead a day after moped crash in Abbeville County

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Published: Aug. 5, 2022 at 4:05 PM EDT
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ABBEVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - One person is dead a day after a moped crash in Abbeville County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

According to troopers, the crash happened at 5:54 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 4 on Drake Road near Kirkpatrick Road.

Troopers said a moped driver was traveling east on Drake Road then traveled off the right-side of the roadway and hit a ditch and then ran off the road.

The driver was taken to Self-Regional Hospital, but was transferred to Greenville Memorial Hospital.

The Abbeville County Coroner says the driver, 57-year-old John Holsonback, passed away on Friday, Aug. 5, at 8:55 a.m.