Fatal bike accident – Powdersville


State troopers examine a bicycle that was struck by a car on Saturday night in Powdersville. The bicyclist, fifty year old John Jeffrey Abbott of Piedmont died after his bike was struck from the rear by a vehicle on SC 81 north of SC 153. SC 81 was closed for about to hours as authorities investigated the accident. Pelzer EMS, Powdersville firefighters, and Deputy Coroner Charlie Boseman responded to the call. (Photo by David Rogers)