Cyclist hit by truck on Furys Ferry Road

An air ambulance was called to Furys Ferry Road just across the South Carolina line after a bicyclist was hit by a truck Monday afternoon.

The bicyclist, whose name was not released, was conscious and talking to emergency responders when he was stabilized on the roadside by Gold Cross EMS and Columbia County Fire Rescue workers, along with responders from McCormick County.

The man was hit just after 3 p.m. by a truck.

A motorist behind the truck said a few vehicles passed the cyclist before the truck hit him.

The incident was still under investigation Monday night by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.



Sun, 11/19/2017 - 19:48

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