- Associated Press - Sunday, June 14, 2015

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - The Greenville County Coroner’s office says that a moped driver was killed after he was struck by a Greenville County sheriff’s deputy.

WYFF-TV (https://bit.ly/1HGnnWh ) reports that Coroner Parks Evans says the deputy was passing another vehicle near Travelers Rest on Saturday when he struck the moped from behind.

Evans says that 47-year-old Alan Craig Williams of Travelers Rest died of blunt force trauma.

Lance Cpl. Tony Keller of the South Carolina Highway Patrol says the moped driver wasn’t wearing a helmet and was tossed from the vehicle.

The crash is being investigated by the Highway Patrol.

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