Motorcyclist killed in wreck at Trask Pkwy and Laurel Bay Road - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Motorcyclist killed in wreck at Trask Pkwy and Laurel Bay Road

(Source: Burton Fire District) (Source: Burton Fire District)
BURTON, SC (WTOC) -

A motorcyclist was killed in a vehicle wreck at the intersection of Trask Parkway and Laurel Bay Road on Thursday afternoon.

Burton firefighters responded to the wreck just after 6 p.m. According to Burton Fire, the motorcyclist was in critical condition when crews first arrived on scene.

Air Station firefighters began treating the victim and transported him to Beaufort Memorial Hospital in critical condition. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the motorcycle driver has died.

Burton firefighters assisted the driver of the SUV that was also involved and assisted in removing roadway hazards.

The female driver of the SUV was not transported.

The intersection of Trask Parkway and Laurel Bay Rd was blocked for over an hour while emergency crews assisted the occupants and removed roadway hazards.

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