Motorcyclist dies after hitting mailbox

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A motorcyclist died Sunday after driving off the road and striking a mailbox.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the accident happened just before 5 p.m. Sunday. The motorcyclist was traveling south on Pierce Road near Cottageville, when he drove off the road.

The motorcyclist was operating a 2001 Harley Davidson motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet.

The accident remains under investigation.

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