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ANDERSON COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a motorcyclist passed away after veering off the roadway and crashing Saturday night. 

Troopers say the accident happened around 8:30 p.m. along Roberts Church Road near US-187. 

The operator of a 2019 Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling east when troopers say the bike traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck a guardrail and went into a creek. 

Troopers report the motorcyclist unfortunately passed away on scene. 

The coroner's office identified him as 54-year-old Everette Terrell Kilgore of Belton. He died from blunt force trauma caused in the collision.

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