Moped driver killed after being hit by minivan in York County, troopers say

The crash happened on Anderson Road South near Neely Store Road.
The crash happened around 6:40 p.m. on Anderson Road South near the intersection of Neely Store Road.
Published: Jan. 18, 2023 at 7:57 AM EST
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YORK COUNTY, S.C. (WBTV) – A moped driver is dead after a crash Tuesday night in York County, troopers said.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 6:40 p.m. on Anderson Road South near the intersection of Neely Store Road.

Troopers say the person on the moped, later identified as 32-year-old Michael Sebastian Rice, was driving ahead of a minivan when they were hit from behind by the minivan.

The driver of the moped died on the scene and the driver of the minivan was not hurt, according to the highway patrol.

Troopers say they are still investigating the cause of the crash.