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Victim identified in Aiken County fatal motorcycle crash

South Carolina Highway Patrol
South Carolina Highway Patrol(WRDW)
Published: Oct. 3, 2020 at 8:11 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Aiken County Coroner’s Office has identified a man killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon.

Investigators say the crash happened around 4:04 p.m. as 75-year-old Richard Schadle was traveling west on Interstate 20 at mile marker 10.

Schadle was riding his 2004 Harley-Davidson motorcycle when he ran off the right side of interstate and struck the guardrail. The South Carolina Highway Patrol said Schadle was not wearing a helmet.

Schadle was pronounced dead at 5:08 p.m. at Augusta University Medical Center.

A toxicology analysis is pending. SCHP is investigating.

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