A person on a bicycle was hit and killed by a delivery van on Garners Ferry Road, according to S.C. Highway Patrol Master Trooper David Jones.

The incident occurred around 12:20 Monday afternoon, near U.S. 601 in Richland County.

The cyclist, who was wearing a helmet, was hit from behind by a Dodge van, said Jones. The person hit by the van, died at the scene.

The driver of the van was wearing a seat belt and was not injured, said Jones.

The crash is being investigated by the S.C. Highway Patrol.

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