UPDATE: One person is dead after a motorcycle accident

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

News 12 at 6 O' Clock/October 22, 2013

Aiken, SC (WRDW) --- One person is dead after a motorcycle accident.

It happened last Thursday night on Wagener Rd. and Main Dr. in front of Aiken Electric Co-op.

Troopers believe the driver of a Toyota Tundra failed to yield as they pulled onto Wagener RD from a driveway causing the motorcycle to crash into it.

The female motorcycle rider ,Terry Simontis, died as a result of the accident, the male driver, Michael Vinning, was taken to the hospital and was listed in critical condition.

Simontis was wearing a helmet during he accident, Winning was not.

The driver of the Tundra was not injured

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October 17, 2013

AIKEN, SC (WRDW) --- Couchton Fire Rescue and South Carolina Highway Patrol are currently on the scene of an accident involving a motorcycle and truck.

It happened Thursday night on Wagener Rd. and Main Dr. in front of Aiken Electric Co-op.

Troopers believe the driver of the truck failed to yield as they pulled onto Wagener RD from a driveway causing the accident.

Both riders on the bike were taken to the hospital and are in critical condition, the driver of the truck is said to be okay.


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