Motorcycle Crash Victim Identified

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By Rochelle Dean

(WOLO) COLUMBIA,S.C., --

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has identified the victim killed in a motorcycle crash early Sunday morning.

Watts tells ABC Columbia News, 41 year old Lyndon Bartholomew was driving at a high rate of speed , lost control and was thrown from his bike when he collided with the back of a car along Highway 277 near Parklane Road.

Watts says Bartholomew was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

Authorities say they did recover a helmet at the scene of the crash, they are still unsure if Bartholomew had it on his head at the time the crash occurred.

The South Carolina Highway patrol continues investigating the crash.

(Source: Richland County Coroner )

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"motorcyclist's family member" said on Tuesday, Sep 2 at 5:53 PM

First of all, Please keep your comments to yourself if you have nothing better to say. I guess your mother didn't value her life that much neither because she didn't abort you! If you don't like where you live...Move! its just that simple. Signed...the "motorcyclist's family member."

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Hootie said on Monday, Sep 1 at 1:58 AM

IF HE CHOSE to drive a motorcycle WITHOUT a HELMET...he didn't value his life in my opinion. MOTORCYCLISTS are NOT considerate of OTHERS' ears OR do they drive SMART in my opinion....EXCELLENT @ V'ROOOOOOM ----and that's ALL. This is my opinion....I'm tired of being awakened nightly by my neighbor's v'room as well as green strobe lights!

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