Bicyclist dies after being hit by two cars in Anderson County, troopers say
ANDERSON, S.C. (WYFF) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man is dead after being hit by two cars while riding a bicycle.
The Anderson County Coroner identified the man as 21-year-old Matthew Bagwell.
The incident happened on Highway 81 in Anderson County, near True Temper Road on Saturday evening around 6:25 p.m.
Bagwell was trying to cross Highway 81 when a car hit him on his bicycle, officials say. Bagwell was reportedly then hit again by another car.
Troopers say Bagwell was not wearing a helmet and was ejected. He was taken to a hospital by EMS, where he later died.
The drivers of the other vehicles were not injured.
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