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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) - The Greenville County coroner said a man died Friday, two days after he was hurt in a motorcycle crash.

The crash happened Wednesday afternoon on Locust Hill Road. 

The coroner said 73-year-old Edward Dwight Cothran, of Beaver Run Drive in Travelers Rest, was riding his motorcycle  when he hit a delivery van at the intersection of East Darby Road.

Cothran was taken to the hospital and was receiving care until the coroner said he passed away just before 2:30 p.m. Friday.

The manner of death was ruled accidental.

Troopers are investigating the crash.

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