Motorcyclist killed after running off road in Georgetown County

Motorcyclist killed after running off road in Georgetown County
Officials are still trying to figure out what led up to a fatal motorcycle crash Saturday in Georgetown County. (Source: mystateline.com)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Officials are still trying to figure out what led up to a fatal motorcycle crash Saturday in Georgetown County.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a motorcyclist is dead after running off the road and hitting a tree while riding eastbound along Old Pee Dee Rd sometime before 11 a.m. Johnson says he does not believe speeding played a factor in the wreck.

The Coroner’s office has identified the victim as 70-year-old Larry Alford of Johnsonville.

Officials say an autopsy is scheduled for Monday. Meanwhile, the case is still being investigated.

WMBF News will continue to update this developing story as more information is made available.

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