GENERIC- Deadly Crash

Generic image for a deadly crash (Associated Press, July 3, 2021)

CHEROKEE COUNTY, SC (FOX CAROLINA) - A man has died after a crash in Gaffney that happened on Saturday, according to the Cherokee County Coroner's Office.

According to the Coroner Dennis Fowler, 34-year-old Thomas William Ross, Jr.  was traveling south on a motorcycle on South Granard Street at 4:38 p.m. Ross  hit a tractor-trailer rig north on the right side and was thrown from the motorcycle on impact, says Fowler. He mentions Ross was not wearing a helmet. 

Fowler says Ross was taken to Cherokee Medical Center, but pronounced dead upon arrival. 

He mentions that the driver of the truck was not injured. 

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