SCHP: Bicyclist killed in Marion

SCHP: Bicyclist killed in Marion

MARION, SC (WMBF) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is reporting a fatal accident that involved a 2001 Chevy pick-up truck and bicyclist on Old Nichols Highway.

The accident was reported at 6:05 p.m. on Old Nichols Highway about two miles east of Mullins, according to SCHP.

The bicyclist and the Chevy pick-up were both traveling east on Old Nichols Hwy. The Chevy pick-up struck the bicyclist in the rear, resulting in a fatality.

The driver of the pick-up will not be charged because there was no lights or reflectors on the bicycle, according to SCHP.

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