15-year-old dead after motorcycle wreck in Cottageville

15-year-old dead after motorcycle wreck in Cottageville

COTTAGEVILLE, SC (WCSC) - A motorcycle driver is dead after hitting a tree in Cottageville Sunday afternoon.

Officials with the Colleton County Coroner's Office have identified the driver as 15-year-old Auston Holland of Cottageville.

Officials with the Colleton County Fire-Rescue say the accident happened on the 2100 block of McDanieltown Road at 5:15 p.m..

Officials say Holland was wearing safety gear.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the wreck.

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