Man killed in crash involving motorcycle on Red Bank Rd.
GOOSE CREEK, S.C. (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol said a man taken to the hospital after a crash involving a motorcycle and a car in Goose Creek Tuesday evening has died.
The crash happened near the intersection of Red Bank Road and Harbor Lake Drive just before 7:30 p.m., according to Goose Creek Rural Fire Department Chief Robert Maibach.
First responders found a man lying in the roadway, and he was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, Maibach said.
Master Trooper Brandon Bolt said the man later died.
The man was traveling north on Red Bank Road when his motorcycle hit a Chevrolet Corvette attempting to turn on Harbor Lake Drive, Bolt said.
A portion of Red Bank Road was closed while officials with the South Carolina Highway Patrol began their initial investigation.
It’s unclear if any charges will stem from the crash.
correction: Editor's note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the motorcyclist was struck by the car. That has since been clarified by a release from the highway patrol to indicated the motorcycle struck the car.
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