Moped driver killed after crash in Spartanburg Co.

Spartanburg County (WSPA) — One man is dead after a crash on U.S. 221 in Spartanburg County late Friday night.

Highway Patrol reports that a moped driver was killed after colliding with another car just before 11 p.m. Friday.

According to the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office, the victim has been identified as David Edward Eubanks, 49 of Spartanburg.

The crash happened on Chesnee Hwy at the intersection of Old Schoolhouse Rd. around the area of Lake Blalock in the Mayo community.

Both the moped and car were traveling south when they collided.

Troopers say the moped driver was not wearing a helmet at the time of the collision. The driver in the car was not injured.

The crash is still being investigated by SC Highway Patrol and the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office. Troopers say there are no charges at this time.

The exact cause of death for the victim will be determined after a forensic examination and a toxicology report.