A motorcyclist was killed in a two-vehicle collision Friday evening in York County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
The motorcyclist was thrown from the 2010 Harley Davidson motorcycle after a 17-year-old Clover girl tried to make a left turn while driving on Sharon Road near Sharon, said Lance Cpl. Justin Sutherland of the Highway Patrol.
The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike and wasn't wearing a helmet, Sutherland said.
Sutherland said the motorcyclist died on the scene of the crash.
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York County Coroner Sabrina Gast identified the motorcyclist as Michael “Andy” Shuford, 38, of Hickory Grove.
The 17-year-old was driving a 2009 Chevy SUV and wasn't injured, Sutherland said.
The two vehicles collided at about 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sutherland said.
The accident is still under investigation by the S.C. Highway Patrol. Toxicology testing will be conducted, and results can take several weeks, Gast said.