Moped driver hit, killed by SUV in Sumter

SUMTER COUNTY, SC (WIS) A moped driver is dead after troopers say he turned in front of an SUV Monday evening.

According to the Highway Patrol, 56-year-old David Helms of Myrtle Beach was traveling on US 378 around 6:15 p.m. when he attempted to turn onto Highway 763, but was hit by an oncoming SUV.

Troopers say Helms was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene.

The Highway Patrol is investigating.

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