Motorcyclist fatally injured – Honea Path


The Anderson County Coroner’s Office is investigating a motorcycle accident in which the operator died after being thrown under another motor vehicle. The accident happened on East Greer Street in Honea Path around 6 p.m. Monday.
The Honea Path Police Department, Honea Path Fire Department, Anderson County
EMS, and Medshore EMS, responded to the incident. The
victim was treated by EMS and transported to AnMed in Anderson where he succumb
to his injuries around 6:53 pm and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
Anderson County Deputy Coroner Ty Blackwell identified the victim as Austin Andrew Dalantinow, 36, of Honea Path.
The victim died as a result of multiple traumatic injuries secondary to blunt force trauma.
The investigation indicates that Dalantinow was riding his motorcycle on East Greer, near
Black Street in Honea Path and while attempting to avoid an impact with another
vehicle, appears to have laid his bike down and was thrown under the vehicle resulting
in the vehicle running over the victim.
The investigation is on-going by the Anderson County Office of the Coroner and the
Honea Path Police Department. This is the second traffic fatality for the year.