CHESTER COUNTY, SC (WBTV) - A motorcyclist was killed in a crash involving a log truck in Chester County Monday afternoon, according to troopers.
The two-vehicle wreck happened around 4:40 p.m. on Highway 21 near Fincher Road, about five miles north of Fort Lawn. Troopers say the motorcyclist was travelling south when the bike crossed the center line, side-swiping the log truck that was heading in the opposite direction.
The motorcyclist, who officials say was wearing a helmet, was killed in the crash. The driver of the log truck was not injured.
The motorcyclist was identified as 56-year-old Robert William Hritsko.
Officials say Hritsko died of blunt force trauma.
No further information has been released.