Belton man fatally injured in July 4th motorcycle crash


A Belton man was fatally injured in a motorcycle crash on July 4th.
The Anderson County Coroner’s office was notified on Sunday morning around 9:44 am after Medshore EMS, Anderson County Technical Rescue Team and the South Carolina
Highway Patrol responded to Roberts Church Road near Mattison Road for a
motorcycle accident in which a victim was found in a creek.
Don McCown, Senior Deputy Coroner said that the victim was identified as
Everett Terrell Kilgore, 54, of Belton.

Kilgore was pronounced deceased at the scene as a result of blunt force trauma.

According to McCown, it appears that the victim was involved in a motorcycle crash on July 4, 2020 around 8:30 p.m. The victim was operating his Harley Davidson motorcycle traveling east on Roberts Church Rd and appears to have traveled off the roadway, struck a bridge guardrail and then landed in the creek.
The Anderson County Office of the Coroner and the South Carolina Highway Patrol are
investigating the accident.