Motorcyclist Struck and Killed [Updated]

A motorcyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle in the morning hours of Tuesday, Dec. 11, on Hwy 25 near Hayes Drive in Edgefield County.  According to the Edgefield County Coroner’s office, the victim has been identified as Donald M. Robinson, 52, of North Augusta, SC.  Additionally, the coroner’s office stated that an autopsy is scheduled for Mr. Robinson on Wednesday.

Details into this incident are few as Highway Patrol is still on the scene trying to determine all the facts in the case.

We will post updates as we receive them.

Update – 12-14-12

As earlier reported by The Advertiser, a vehicle crash Tuesday, Dec. 11, on Hwy 25 resulted in the death of 52 years old Donald M. Robinson of North Augusta.  Details were few at our initial reporting, however, The Advertiser has since learned that the deceased was driving a moped-like vehicle when he was struck by an SUV.  Both vehicles were traveling south on Hwy 25 at the time of the incident.  The SUV was driven by a 29-year-old man from Johnston.

According to the SC Highway Patrol, no charges have been filed in connection to this incident at this time, but the accident is still under investigation.