Motorcyclist killed in Beaufort Co. wreck

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol has released more details in a fatal crash that happened Sunday afternoon in Beaufort County.

A Volvo driven by Keane Hope, 16, of Beaufort, and Honda motorcycle were both headed west on Sams Point Road, according to the SC Highway Patrol.

The Volvo slowed down for traffic and was rearended by the motorcycle, according to the SC Highway Patrol. The driver of the motorcycle was taken to Beaufort Memorial Hospital and then flow to MUSC, but died later that evening.

The collision in under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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