Motorcyclist killed in crash on Bells Highway | News | The Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | February 19, 2016 9:38 am
A 60-year-old Ruffin man was killed Thursday evening when his motorcycle collided with a motor vehicle on Bells Highway.
Karl Williams, 60, of Ruffin was pronounced dead at the Emergency Department of the Colleton Medical Center Thursday at 7:08 p.m. Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey reports he has tentatively listed the cause of death as multiple trauma. He has ordered an autopsy.
According to the accident report, Williams was riding his 2011 Vulcan motorcycle east on Bells Highway near Cross Swamp Road Thursday at 6:15 p.m. when a westbound Ford Fusion attempted a left turn into a private drive and drove into the path of the motorcycle.
The state patrol reports that charges are pending against the driver of the Ford Fusion, who was not identified in the state patrol report.